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Edward Friedman, MD

Dr. Friedman is a gastroenterologist in the Memphis area. He is affiliated with Baptist Memorial Hospital Memphis and Baptist Memorial Hospital Desoto.
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Dr. Friedman saw more digestive tract conditions patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more gastritis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more benign polyps patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more colon polyps patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more hemorrhoid patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more constipation patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more vascular disease patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more anemia patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more hemorrhage patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more diverticulosis patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more diarrhea patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more acid reflux patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more bowel obstruction patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more H. pylori patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more malnutrition patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Friedman saw more gastroenteritis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw cholecystitis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Friedman saw more liver condition patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more indigestion patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more delayed gastric emptying (gastroparesis) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more pancreatitis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Friedman saw more biliary tract disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw stomach cancer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more stomach flu patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Friedman saw more gallstones patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more birth defects patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Friedman saw more congenital disorders patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Locations

Dr. Friedman sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

East Memphis Surgery Center
80 Humphreys Center Dr
Memphis, TN 38120
993 miles away
7777 Church St
Millington, TN 38053
988 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1998

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Gastroenterology

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Friedman is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Baptist Memorial Hospital Memphis
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    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2020)
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital Desoto
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    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2020)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • First Choice Health
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • MultiPlan
  • Pomco
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield