Dr. Friedman’s interests include treating a full range of sports injuries and complex injuries involving the shoulder and knee. She is committed to helping each patient get back to the activities they enjoy at the earliest.
I have a passion for treating people of all ages and activity levels, from elite athletes to people who want to reduce pain during work or leisure activities. It’s important for me to spend time with each patient to understand their injury as well as their individual treatment goals. Coming up with a plan together and helping a patient to improve their quality of life is what I love most about this job.
Dr. Friedman’s interests include treating a full range of sports injuries and specializes in complex injuries involving the shoulder and knee. Her fellowship training included both arthroscopic and open shoulder surgery including revisions as well as cartilage restoration procedures of the knee.
Dr. Friedman is a Colorado native. Growing up here she understands the active population of Colorado and enjoys taking care of their orthopaedic needs.
Knee arthroscopy is a minimally-invasive surgical procedure performed on patients suffering from various knee conditions such as a torn meniscus, torn anterior cruciate ligament.
Shoulder arthroscopy is a minimally invasive diagnostic and surgical procedure for conditions and injuries involving the bones, cartilage, tendons, ligaments, and muscles of the shoulder joint.
Watch these videos to learn more about the various conditions affecting your shoulders and knees and its treatment options. You can also find all the information you need to visit Dr. Friedman’s practice.
Pain in the shoulder may suggest an injury, which is more common in athletes participating in sports such as swimming, tennis, pitching, and weightlifting. The injuries are caused due to the over usage or repetitive motion of the arms.
Knee pain is a common condition affecting individuals of various age groups. It not only affects movement but also impacts your quality of life. An injury or disease of the knee joint or any structure surrounding the knee can result in knee pain. A precise diagnosis of the underlying cause is important to develop an appropriate treatment plan.
Trauma may be a result of accidents, poor training practices, insufficient warm-up and stretching exercises, or from use of improper gear. The term is wide-ranging and may include sprains, strains, minor fractures, dislocations, or serious broken bones with a direct threat to the patient’s life.