Oren A. Friedman, M.D.

Oren A. Friedman, M.D.

Dr. Oren A. Friedman is a physician with extensive training in internal medicine who is currently affiliated with Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and also specializes in pulmonary disease. The physician spent most of his career in the medical intensive care unit, where he introduced and helped create a variety of novel critical care technologies, including the use of point-of-care echo and ultrasound, improved airway management, and a wide range of innovative treatments. Dr. Friedman played a crucial role in expanding the technique of therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest and strengthening the institution's resuscitation practices prior to joining Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital.

He has approximately 20 years of professional experience. The subspecialties of the physician are asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and cystic fibrosis. Prior to practicing medicine in California, Dr. Oren A. Friedman had a medical license for New York and he can also work as a physician in Florida at the moment. Over the years, he has been the recipient of numerous awards, including Excellence in Teaching Award-Tufts Internal Medicine in 2006, Excellent in Teaching Award - Advanced Biomedical Science Course in 2021, and Critical Care Attending of the Year in 2013. The physician is currently involved in a clinical trial, INSPIRE (Intravenous Infusion of CAP-1002 in Patients with COVID-19).

Conditions Dr. Oren A. Friedman Treats at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital

  • Emphysema
  • Pneumonia
  • COPD
  • Chest Infection
  • Tuberculosis (TB)
  • Asthma

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Medicare

Languages Spoken

  • English

Education & Training

Medical Degree

Tufts University




Tufts Medical Center


New York Presbyterian Hospital - Cornell Campus

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