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Richard A Frieden, MD

Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine

    • Positions
    • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Rehabilitation Medicine
    • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Preventive Medicine
    • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
    • Specialty
    • Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine
    • Languages
    • English
    • Spanish
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    • Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West
    • Phone
    • Faculty Practice Associates 212-241-6335
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Rehabilitation Medicine Associates 5 East 98th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10029
Phone: 212-241-6335


Dr. Frieden is Medical Director of the Amputation Specialty Program and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, where he began his career twenty-five years ago. His areas of specialization include the treatment of people with recent amputations as well as those who already wear prostheses, the elderly, musicians, and other performing artists. Dr. Frieden graduated from New York Medical College and completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Rusk Institute for Rehabilitation Medicine at New York University Medical Center.  He plays harmonica, guitar, and keyboards.  He has published and lectured widely in his field.


Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Clinical Focus


MD, New York Medical College

Residency, Rehabilitation Medicine
New York University Medical Center


English, Spanish