Howard Friedman, D.P.M.
Dr. Friedman has been treating patients since June 2000. He treats children and adults focusing on non-surgical care. The youngest patient so far was 6 weeks old and the oldest patients are over 100 years old.
Dr. Friedman received an acknowledgement in the book The Ultimate Hiker’s Gear Guide published by National Geographic in March 2012 for his pre-publication review of the chapter on footwear. Dr. Friedman was quoted in Prevention.com in March 2018. He has also written frequently for publications on the topics of foot care, orthotics and shoe and boot selection for hikers and backpackers. His articles have appeared in the Trail Walker, the official publication of the NY-NJ Trail Conference, www.nynjtc.org – as well as Backpackinglight.com. Dr. Friedman has published peer-reviewed articles on the topic of local anesthesia in the Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association. He also authored an article on the topic of toe surgery for Podiatry Management magazine and lectured on the topics of bunion and hammertoe surgery and wound care.