UMMC Welcomes Thoracic Surgeon, Dr. Joseph S. Friedberg

For immediate release: April 02, 2015

To reach Dr. Friedberg or to schedule an appointment, please call 410-328-6366.

Dr. Joseph S. Friedberg

Joseph S. Friedberg, MD

Dr. Joseph S. Friedberg, one of the preeminent authorities in the thoracic surgery community, joined the University of Maryland as head of the Division of Thoracic Surgery in February 2015. He has also been appointed to the faculty of the University of Maryland School of Medicine as the Charles Reid Edwards Professor of Surgery. Most recently, Dr. Friedberg was a Professor of Surgery for the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine in Philadelphia.

Dr. Friedberg’s clinical interests and medical experience include innovative treatments for mesothelioma and many other thoracic diseases.