Board Certified Orthopedic Sports Medicine Specialist
Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
Director - New York Downtown Center for Sports Medicine
Chief - Shoulder Surgery
Clinical Assistant Professor Dept. of Orthopedic Surgery – Weill Cornell Medical College
Fellow – American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
Fellow – Arthroscopy Association of North America
Caring and Experienced Orthopedic Surgeon in New York, NY
Dr. Darren J. Friedman is a Board Certified orthopedic Sports Medicine surgeon in New York, NY. Dr. Friedman specializes in sports related injuries of the shoulder and knee with a focus on minimally invasive all arthroscopic surgical methods. Dr. Friedman is known for his superior technical abilities resulting in fast patient recovery. He has traveled throughout the United States and Europe presenting and teaching his surgical techniques to other surgeons. His approach is based on the idea that each individual procedure he performs is specific and customized to the individual. Dr. Friedman uses minimally invasive surgical methods resulting in limited downtime and rapid return to normal activities and sports.
As a leading orthopedic surgeon in New York, NY, Dr. Friedman is routinely consulted for his opinion regarding complex surgical cases of the shoulder and knee. He believes that the best outcomes can be obtained if the patients are educated about their disease condition. Dr. Friedman has numerous orthopedic publications, including clinical studies, review articles, and surgical techniques. He has presented his work at the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons annual conference, as well as internationally at the International Congress of Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons meeting. Dr. Friedman was involved with education during his time at Harvard Medical School, instructing residents and medical students in the clinic and operating room.