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About Dr. John Friedman

Dr. John Friedman, MD is a Doctor primarily located in West Hollywood, CA. He has 37 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Nuclear Medicine. Dr. Friedman is affiliated with Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

8700 Beverly Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90048
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Specialties

Dr. John Friedman has the following 3 specialties

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Nuclear Medicine

    Nuclear medicine specialists are doctors who have extensive training in the use of nuclear substances, like radiation, to diagnose and treat certain illnesses.
    These specialists perform diagnostic tests in which a small amount of a radioactive substance is injected into a vein, inhaled or taken orally by the patient. The radioactive substance then enables the nuclear medicine specialist to use a scanner to detect the radiation level in the part of the body being examined in order to create an image of it with a computer. The images tell the physician whether there are abnormal changes in metabolism which indicate whether a disease or injury is present. These tests are often used to detect cancer.
    In addition to detecting cancer, substances like radioactive iodine can be either injected into the blood stream or taken orally to fight cancer and other diseases. After being ingested, the substance is absorbed by the thyroid gland and abnormal thyroid tissues are destroyed.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. John Friedman has the following 5 expertise

  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Unstable Angina

Dr. John Friedman has 3 board certified specialties

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Board Certifications

Dr. John Friedman is Board Certified in 3 specialties

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Friedman is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Education

    37 Years Experience

  • University of Southern California

    Graduated in 1976

  • Accepted Insurance

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Locations & Directions

8700 Beverly Blvd, West Hollywood, CA
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