Henrietta Fridman, MD
Medical School: Kaunas Medical Academy, Lithuania
Residency: Hahnemann University Hospital
Dr. Henrietta Fridman is a hospitalist who is board certified in internal medicine, the specialty that focuses on adult medical care. She has practiced as a hospitalist since 2002, and joined Doylestown Hospital in 2007. Dr. Fridman considers her focus not just one area of medicine, but all the different subspecialties that constitute the scope of the hospitalist's job.
For Dr. Fridman, practicing medicine at a leading community hospital like Doylestown Hospital gives her the ability to work very efficiently. A wide range of diagnostic tools are available to help with diagnoses and treatment plans. Also at Doylestown Hospital, Dr. Fridman and the other hospitalists are able to consult with a large number of specialists who are close at hand and make up a patient's care team.
Dr. Fridman is active with the hospital's Pharmacy quality committee. She is a member of the American Medical Association.
One of the most gratifying aspects of being a hospitalist is the ability to closely follow a patient through diagnosis and treatment and early recovery. "I like the dynamic of the hospitalist's job," says Dr. Fridman. "We often see the results of our help within a few days."
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