Bryan D. Friedman, D.O.

Dr. Bryan D. Friedman

Our ENT, Board Certified ENT and Sinus Specialist

Dr. Friedman graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA. before getting his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford, NJ. He went on to specialize in otolaryngology by undertaking a transitional internship and residency in Otolaryngology/Facial Plastics/Head and Neck Surgery at the Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ. He also completed rotations in Head and Neck Surgery at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY.

Besides his educational and experiential background, Dr. Friedman has also written and publish numerous scientific papers in the areas of eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty), cleft lip and palate surgery, eustachian tube dysfunction, among others.


  • Education

    • Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ.
      Residency in Otolaryngology/Facial Plastics/Head and Neck Surgery, Matriculation June 2013
    • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY.
      Rotation in Head and Neck Surgery, January 2012/February 2012
    • Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ.
      Transitional Internship, June 2009
    • University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ.
      Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, May 2008
      Recipient, Alumni Book Award for highest student body GPA, 2005
    • Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA.
      Interdisciplinary Medical Science Program, July 2004
    • Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA.
      Bachelor of Science, Biology, May 2003
      Member, NCAA Scholar All-American Wrestling Team, 2001 and 2002
  • Publications and Research Experience

    Friedman, BD, Scharf, R. Medical, Surgical, Osteopathic and Holistic Treatment Modalities for the Oral Cavity, Pharynx, Salivary Glands, Temporal Mandibular Joint and Esophagus. Submitted for publication, 2011.

    Friedman, BD, Mazzoni, T, Scharf, R. Respiratory Distress secondary to Thyroglossal Duct Cyst. Presented at American Osteopathic Academy of Otolaryngology Conference, July 2009.

    Investigator, Department of Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Developed and investigated the effects of blood glucose control and oxidative stress in the overall outcome of intensive care patients. 2005-06.

  • Certifications

    American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery-Facial Plastic Surgery
    Written Board Examination – 2013
    In-service Exam – 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
    Oral Board Examination – 2014

    National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners
    COMLEX I, II, III – 2006, 2007, 2008

    National Board of Medical Examiners
    USMLE Step I, II – 2006, 2007

  • Volunteer Work

    Operation Smile, 25th Anniversary Mission, Barinas, Venezuela.
    Mission Volunteer, Participated in the surgical correction of cleft lips and palates, 2007

    Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA.
    Infant Care Provider – Neonatology Ward, Provided neonatal care and parental education, 2003-2004

  • Professional Organizations

    American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

    American Medical Association

    American Academy of Surgeons

    American Academy of Cosmetic Surgeons

    American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons

    American Osteopathic Association

    Arizona Osteopathic Medical Association