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⭐️ Samara Friedman, MD, FAAOS

Pediatric Orthopaedic Center
Office 218 Ridgedale Avenue Suite 104 Cedar Knolls NJ 07927 Work Phone: 973-538-7700 Work Fax: 973-538-9478 Website:
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Biographical Info

Specialty: Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Board Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Medical School: SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine
Internship: Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Residency: Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Fellowship: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Professional Affiliations: American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, American Medical Association, New Jersey Orthopaedic Society
Publications/Awards: Minkowitz B, Friedman S. Safe at Home, Overlook View. June/July 2011; 44-5
Weinberg J, Friedman S, Sood S, Crider J. Tropical Myositis (Psymyositis) in Children of Temporate Climates: A Report of 3 Cases on Long Island, New York, and a Review of the Literature. The American Journal of Orthopaedics 2007; 36:E71-75
Cornwall R, Friedman S. Novel arthroscopic partial subscapularis release for internal rotation contracture in brachial plexus birth palsy preserves internal rotation function. Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America 25th Annual Meeting April 2009. Proceedings, page 144.
2012 America’s Top Orthopaedists

Specialty: Orthopaedics