Michael S. Friedman, MD

Firm Director, Advanced Cardiac Care & Interventional Unit

Maimonides Physician


Clinical Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology



About Me

Dr. Michael Friedman has been an attending of the Department of Cardiology at Maimonides Medical Center since 1998. He also coordinates the ambulatory Chest Pain Unit at Maimonides. Dr. Friedman has numerous published articles in leading journals, including Circulation and Chest, on topics related to clinical, as well as interventional cardiology. He has also served as co-investigator in many clinical cardiology trials. Professional Societies Fellow, Fellow of American College of Cardiology, Medical Society of the State of New York Member, Medical Society of the County of Kings.

Areas of Expertise

  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Ischemic Heart Care
  • Patent Foramen Ovale
  • Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Myocardial Infarction (Heart Attack)
  • Chest Pain (Angina)
  • Congenital Heart Defect
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Valve Disease


  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Coronary Artery Stenting & Interventions
  • Structural Heart Disease
  • PFO & ASD closure
  • Peripheral Interventions


Medical Degree

Sackler School of Medicine


Long Island Jewish Medical Center


Lenox Hill Hospital


Lenox Hill Hospital


Cardiovascular DiseaseInterventional CardiologyInternal Medicine


  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • CenterLight
  • Centers Plan
  • Centivo
  • Cigna
  • ElderPlan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Plan (United Healthcare)
  • Fidelis
  • Hamaspik
  • HealthFirst
  • Hotel Trades
  • Local 1199
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford
  • RiverSpring Health Plans
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • VillageCare Max
  • VNS Choice
  • Wellcare
  • WTC Health Program

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