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Daniel J Friedman, MD

Assistant Professor

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Daniel J Friedman, MD



Dr. Friedman is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist, Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Section of Cardiology at the Yale School of Medicine, and an Attending Physician at the Yale New Haven Hospital. He obtained a Bachelor of Science with Honors and Distinction from Cornell University and subsequently graduated with Academic Distinction from Weill Cornell Medical College, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. He completed his internal medicine training at Massachusetts General Hospital, followed by general cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology fellowships at Duke University where he was awarded the Joseph C. Greenfield, Jr., M.D. Scholar in Cardiology Award. His clinical interests include complex ablation of atrial and ventricular arrhythmias, supraventricular tachycardia, Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome, atrial fibrillation, cardiac resynchronization therapy, His bundle pacing, and left atrial appendage occlusion. Dr. Friedman’s research areas of interest include improving the safety and efficacy of complex ablation, optimal use of pacemakers in patients with heart failure (including cardiac resynchronization therapy), and non-pharmacologic management of atrial fibrillation, including catheter ablation and left atrial appendage occlusion.

Education & Training

  • Fellow
    Duke University (2019)
  • Fellow
    Duke University (2017)
  • Resident
    Massachusetts General Hospital (2013)
  • Intern
    Massachusetts General Hospital (2011)
  • MD
    Weill Cornell Medical College
  • BS
    Cornell University

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