After an undergraduate degree at Duke University, Dr. Friedman attended medical school at the University of Arizona, in his hometown of Tucson. He trained in Adult Psychiatry beginning in 1998 at the University of Miami. He followed that by a Residency in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at NYU from 2001 to 2003, where he served as Chief Resident. In 2010, he completed training in neuromodulation for treatment of depression and other conditions with TMS.
Professional positions in cross-cultural settings allowed Dr. Friedman to work in Miami, in Washington Heights (Manhattan), on the Navajo Indian Reservation and in New Zealand before settling in northern New Jersey where he has been in private practice since 2005. He is Board Certified in Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry.