Dr. Mark Friedel is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. He received an undergraduate degree in biology and community health from Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts and his medical degree from Thomas Jefferson University – Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Prior to medical school, Dr. Friedel received a master’s degree in public health, health policy and health management at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health in New York, New York. Dr. Friedel served his otolaryngology residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry – New Jersey Medical School (now Rutgers Medical School) in Newark, New Jersey. He also pursued advanced fellowship training in Rhinology and Endoscopic Sinus and Skullbase Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA following residency training. He has served as faculty on several academic courses in innovative cutting-edge approaches and techniques to address complex sinus and skullbase diseases, including the annual Endoscopic Skullbase course at Jefferson Medical College.
Dr. Friedel provides general and specialized ENT care to patients of all ages, including children. He enjoys all aspects of the practice of Otolaryngology, but specializes in complex sinus, allergy and nasal diseases as well as diseases of the anterior and central skull base, including pituitary gland tumors.
Dr. Friedel is a native of Long Island, NY, but has lived in and around the greater Philadelphia area and Southern New Jersey for almost 10 years with his wife Beth. He is the proud parent of two sons, Jacob and Lucas, who take up the majority of his free time away from the office! His interests also include travel, movies, grilling and following his favorite sports teams, the NY Jets (okay he likes the Eagles too) and the NY Mets (sorry Philly fans!)
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Dr. Friedel was very thorough in his explanation of things. He offered alternative solutions to my problem, discussed his thoughts, and allowed me to make the final decision. Not much more you can ask from your doctor. I am very pleased with him.
Doctor was very attentive to my condition. He explained my medications and optional treatments at length.
Great experience! I have already recommended my doctor to others. He is kind, caring, and spent the time I needed to discuss my concerns. I am very happy with him!
Dr. Mark Friedel was exceptional with procedure and explanation of the procedure , his reassurance and mannerism was greatly appreciated and comforting
Dr. Friedel was very down to earth and seemed genuinely concerned about my problem. He was very easy to talk to and he listened, making eye contact. I felt very confident in dealing with him.
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BS Biology and Community Health: 2001
Tufts University, Boston, MA
MPH Health Policy & Management: 2003
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY
Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA
Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery: 2012
UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ
Rhinology and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery: 2013
Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
American College of Surgeons
American Academy of Otolaryngology
American Medical Association
American Rhinology Society
Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery: 2013
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