Ben Freidman

Ben J Friedman, MD

medical group
4.7 / 5

Specialties: Dermatology, Dermatopathology

Board Certification and Education

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology - Dermatology
  • American Board of Dermatology - Dermatopathology

Education

  • Perelman School of Medicine - University of Pennsylvania, PA, 2012

Residencies & Internships

  • Henry Ford Hospital, Dermatology, MI, 2016
  • Pennsylvania Hospital, Internal Medicine, PA, 2013

Fellowships

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Dermatopathology, PA, 2017

About Me

Biographical Statement:
I received my undergraduate degree in biopsychology from Cornell University and then my medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania. I moved to Michigan in 2013 where I completed a dermatology residency at Henry Ford Hospital. After pursuing additional subspecialty fellowship training in dermatopathology at Thomas Jefferson University, I returned to Henry Ford as a full time senior staff member in 2017.

My range of practice is broad and includes general, complex medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology. Half of my time is devoted to dermatopathology, in which I read and interpret skin biopsy slides. Specialized interests of mine include the diagnosis and treatment high-risk nevi (moles) and melanoma as well as skin lymphomas (cancers of the white blood cells).

I am skilled in dermatoscopy (skin surface imaging) and use this in combination with my sub-specialty training in dermatopathology to deliver the highest level of dermatological care for my patients. Outside of the clinic, I am involved with the Henry Ford Multidisciplinary Cutaneous Oncology Tumor Board in which I regularly meet with other medical oncologists, radiation oncologists and surgical oncologists to discuss and plan out treatment for patients with high-risk skin cancers.

I welcome consults for interpretation of difficult biopsy slides as second opinions. These can be sent to:
Dr. Ben Friedman
3031 West Grand Blvd
Suite 800, Dermatology
Detroit, MI 48322

Awards and Honors:

  • Member of the United States Cutaneous Lymphoma Consortium (USCLC)
  • Annual Ed Krull Faculty Teaching Award, Henry Ford Dermatology (2019)
  • Annual Award for Excellence in Research, Thomas Jefferson Department of Dermatology (2017)

Languages

English, Hebrew

Gender

Male

Locations

Henry Ford Cancer Institute - Detroit
2800 W Grand Blvd
Detroit, MI 48202
Henry Ford Medical Center - Farmington Road
6530 Farmington Rd
Ste 101
West Bloomfield, MI 48322

Hospital Privileges

  • Henry Ford Allegiance Health
  • Henry Ford Hospital
  • Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital

Patient Ratings

Overall Patient Ratings:

4.7 out of 5
104 Ratings
61 Comments

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09/15/2021

Very good

09/14/2021

Positive.

09/02/2021

Excellent care. Very thorough!

09/02/2021

Excellent

08/25/2021

I felt like Dr. Ben Friedman didn't show much concern or compassion for my health issue.

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