Dr. Friedrich is an Ophthalmologist that has been in practice since 2003. His interests and specialties include comprehensive eye care including diabetic exams and glaucoma. He specializes in the treatment of cataracts and dry eye.
Dr. Friedrich has performed thousands of operations and has a wonderful bedside manner. He will work with you to formulate the right treatment plan that works best for you. He also is certified to perform cosmetic procedures around the eye including Botox.
Dr. Friedrich obtained his medical degree from New York Medical College in 1998 and completed not one, but two residencies. After completing a 3-year residency in Internal Medicine at Saint Vincent’s Hospital and Medical Center, Dr. Friedrich went on to specialize in ophthalmology and completed his residency from Mount Sinai’s Saint Luke’s Roosevelt Ophthalmology program in 2003. He is a member of the American Academy of Opthalmology and the Medical Society of the State of New York.
Dr. Friedrich speaks English and Spanish and is now practicing at our Bayside office a few blocks from where he grew up.
Dr. Friedrich was also a commercial pilot and flight instructor prior to becoming a doctor. He is also the founding member and lead guitarist of a popular New York City/Long Island touring club band.