Dr. Chad Friedman, DPM

Dr. Chad Friedman, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Chad Friedman, DPM is a podiatry specialist in West Chester, PA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Temple University / Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine in 2004 and specializes in podiatry, wound & burn care, and more.Read his story

1593 McDaniel Dr

West Chester, PA 19380

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  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross
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Limb Pain
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more than 99% of peers
Foot Conditions
very high
more than 98% of peers
Foot Fracture
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Dr. Friedman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Friedman "Dr. Chad Friedman grew up in the Bucks County area and attended Pennsylvania State University where he graduated with his Bachelors of Science degree in Biology. He earned his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Friedman completed his residency at Washington Hospital Center in Washington DC, where he was chief resident in his third year. Although he first practiced in Central New Jersey, Dr. Friedman was eager to move closer to home and family as he proudly joined Podiatry Care Specialists in West Chester, PA. Dr. Friedman is a board certified foot surgeon by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, and a Certified Wound Specialist. He is currently Chief of Podiatry at Penn Medicine Chester County Hospital, as well as Secretary for the Department of Surgery. He is also on staff at Paoli Hospital, Bryn Mawr Hospital, and the Penn Medicine Chester County Wound Care Center. Dr. Friedman has received the honor of being named a Top Doctor in Main Line Today in 2010 and 2013. He enjoys treating all foot and ankle conditions including wound care and limb salvage. Due to his love of learning, Dr. Friedman enjoys teaching and working with the Podiatric residents at Bryn Mawr and Paoli Hospitals. Beyond his dedication to the podiatry profession, he has strong interests in technology and professional sports. He enjoys spending time with his wife and two beautiful daughters."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Friedman "At Podiatry Care Specialists, we believe that keeping people active is the key to a healthy and happy lifestyle. Whether you are experiencing acute foot pain due to trauma, suffering a repetitive stress injury, or have other complications causing foot and ankle symptoms, our podiatrists are dedicated to helping patients of all ages to get back on their feet."

5  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine
  • Wound & Burn Care

1  Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

34  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
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26  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Wound Care and Management

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  • Pennsylvania State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Temple University / Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Washington Hosp Ctr/Georgetown U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Chad Friedman, DPM
Absolutely exceptional!! Looked at my underlying conditions as well and is extremely thorough!! So pleased to have such a fabulous podiatrist!! I highly recommend him!!!
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Rebecca in Marietta , GA – Sep 03, 2018
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Dr. Friedman is the best! :-) He expertly removed a tiny piece of glass from my daughter's heel... and saved us a trip to the hospital for a surgery. He is very personable and friendly. We are very thankful to him.
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Exton, PA – Aug 05, 2016
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