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Dr. Ryan Friedberg is a sports medicine physician at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center who specializes in the non-operative management of general orthopedic and sports-related injuries. His clinical expertise includes knee, hip, shoulder, foot and ankle injuries. Dr. Friedberg evaluates and treats all sports and general orthopaedic injuries.
Dr. Friedberg graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 1994 with honors in biology. During his four years at the University of Pittsburgh he was also a letterman for the Panthers football team.
Dr. Friedberg went on to graduate from medical school at MCP- Hahnemann School of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. He did his residency training in orthopedic surgery at Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA; and in emergency medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA. Upon completion of his residency, Dr. Friedberg completed a fellowship in sports medicine at Children's Hospital, Boston, in 2005 under the tutelage of Lyle Micheli, MD, and Pierre D'Hemecourt, MD.
Dr. Friedberg's research focus and interests include the management of acute knee injuries as well as the non-operative management of tendonitis.
Dr. Friedberg has given lectures at numerous local, regional, national and international conferences. He also has multiple publications including poster presentations, scientific research articles and book chapters. When he is not working clinically or doing research, he spends his academic time teaching medical students and residents Sports and Musculoskeletal Medicine.