Evan Brady Friedman, MD specializes in complex laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgery involving uterine fibroids, abnormalities of the ovaries and fallopian tubes, endometriosisand adenomyosis, as well as intra-uterine and pelvic scarring. He has a special expertise in laparoscopic myomectomies - keyhole or camera surgery on the belly to remove fibroid tumorsfrom the uterus - for women interested in preserving fertility.
Dr. Friedman is recognized as a Master Surgeon by the Surgical Review Committee based on surgical volume and outcomes. He is an active member of the American Academy of Gynecologic Laparoscopists and other surgical societies. Dr. Friedman is passionate about decreasing patient recovery time and operative risk by using minimal incisions and building a culture of OR safety.
Leading the Minimally-Invasive Gynecological Surgery (MIGS) Team is a homecoming for Dr. Friedman, who completed training at George Washington University in 2009. He then spent 13 years serving at Kaiser Permanente where he led the Gyn Surgery Division, developed a MIGS referral service for complex surgical cases and consistently received elite patient satisfaction ratings for his genuine bedside manner and outstanding surgical outcomes. He earned the Department’s Shining Star Award in 2016 for Achievement in Leadership and Surgical Innovation. Dr Friedman received an undergraduate degree from the Honors College at SUNY Buffalo and a medical degree from the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.