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Ophthalmologist (eyes)
42 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
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The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Friend is Excellent. Dr. Friend has been reviewed by 1 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Friend, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Glaucoma

Education & Awards

Dr. Friend graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn.


Dr. Friend has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Staten Island University Hospital North 
  • Staten Island University South 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. James Stevens Friend MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 42 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. James S. Friend practice?
Dr. James Friend has 1 office location.
Dr. James Friend practices Ophthalmology near Staten Island, NY.
See Staten Island Ophthalmologists.