Paul Friedman, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Institute for Academic Medicine
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Education & Training

Clinical Fellowship , Laser and Skin Surgery Center of New York
Residency , New York University / Bellevue Medical Center
Internship , Washington University Medical Center
MD , University of Tennessee HSC College of Medicine
Publications

TRASER: An innovative device for the treatment of nasal telangiectasias
Friedman, PM, Tolkachjov, SN, Geddes, ER, Tillman, KA & Zachary, CB 2017, Lasers in Surgery and Medicine. DOI:

A review of melasma treatment focusing on laser and light devices
Li, JY, Geddes, ER, Robinson, DM & Friedman, PM 2016, Seminars in Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery, vol 35, no. 4, pp. 223-232. DOI:

Hypertrichotic Becker's nevi treated with combination 1,550 nm non-ablative fractional photothermolysis and laser hair removal
Balaraman, B & Friedman, PM 2016, Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, vol 48, no. 4, pp. 350-353. DOI:

Improvement of erythema dyschromicum perstans using a combination of the 1,550-nm erbium-doped fractionated laser and topical tacrolimus ointment
Wolfshohl, JA, Geddes, ERC, Stout, AB & Friedman, PM 2016, Lasers in Surgery and Medicine. DOI:

Novel use of non-ablative fractional photothermolysis for café-au-lait macules in darker skin types
Balaraman, B, Ravanfar-Jordan, P & Friedman, PM 2016, Lasers in Surgery and Medicine. DOI:

Retrospective analysis of the treatment of melasma lesions exhibiting increased vascularity with the 595-nm pulsed dye laser combined with the 1927-nm fractional low-powered diode laser
Geddes, ERC, Stout, AB & Friedman, PM 2016, Lasers in Surgery and Medicine. DOI:

Long-pulsed dye laser of 595 nm in combination with pigment-specific modalities for a patient exhibiting increased vascularity within lesions of Melasma
Geddes, ER, Stout, AB & Friedman, PM 2016, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 42, no. 4, pp. 556-559.

Paradoxical adipose hyperplasia secondary to cryolipolysis: An underreported entity?
Singh, SM, Geddes, ERC, Boutrous, SG, Galiano, RD & Friedman, PM 2015, Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, vol 47, no. 6, pp. 476-478. DOI:

Best reconstructive techniques: Improving the final scar
Balaraman, B, Geddes, ER & Friedman, PM 2015, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 41, no. 10, pp. S265-S275. DOI:

Management of mild to moderate rhinophyma using ablative fractional photothermolysis
Singh, S, Peterson, JD & Friedman, PM 2013, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 39, no. 7, pp. 1110-1113. DOI:

Challenging the dogma of "watchful waiting" for desmoplastic trichoepithelioma
Singh, S, Rapini, R, Schwartz, M, Friedman-Musicante, R & Friedman, PM 2013, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 39, no. 3 PART 1, pp. 483-486. DOI:

1,450-nm diode laser in combination with the 1550-nm fractionated erbium-doped fiber laser for the treatment of steatocystoma multiplex: A case report
Moody, MN, Landau, JM, Goldberg, LH & Friedman, PM 2012, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 38, no. 7 PART 1, pp. 1104-1106. DOI:

Evaluation of the chemopreventative effects of ALA PDT in patients with multiple actinic keratoses and a history of skin cancer
Goldberg, LH, Landau, JM, Moody, MN, Marquez, D, Jih, M, Kimyai-Asadi, A, Friedman, PM, Busch, A & Vergilis-Kalner, IJ 2012, Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, vol 11, no. 5, pp. 593-597.

Fractionated 1550-nm erbium-doped fiber laser for the treatment of periorbital hyperpigmentation
Moody, MN, Landau, JM, Goldberg, LH & Friedman, PM 2012, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 38, no. 1, pp. 139-142. DOI:

Nonablative fractional photothermolysis for facial actinic keratoses: 6-month follow-up with histologic evaluation
Katz, TM, Goldberg, LH, Marquez, D, Kimyai-Asadi, A, Polder, KD, Landau, JM & Friedman, PM 2011, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, vol 65, no. 2, pp. 349-356. DOI:

1,064-nm Q-switched neodymium-doped yttrium aluminum garnet laser and 1,550-nm fractionated erbium-doped fiber laser for the treatment of nevus of Ota in Fitzpatrick skin type IV
Moody, MN, Landau, JM, Vergilis-Kalner, IJ, Goldberg, LH, Marquez, D & Friedman, PM 2011, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 37, no. 8, pp. 1163-1167. DOI:

Laser eradication of pigmented lesions: A review
Polder, KD, Landau, JM, Vergilis-Kalner, IJ, Goldberg, LH, Friedman, PM & Bruce, S 2011, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 37, no. 5, pp. 572-595. DOI:

Herpes zoster in the distribution of the trigeminal nerve after nonablative fractional photothermolysis of the face: Report of 3 cases
Firoz, BF, Katz, TM, Goldberg, LH, Geronemus, RG, Polder, KD & Friedman, PM 2011, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 37, no. 2, pp. 249-252. DOI:

Treatment of nevus of ota in fitzpatrick skin type VI with the 1064-nm QS Nd: YAG laser
Landau, JM, Vergilis-Kalner, I, Goldberg, LH, Geronemus, RG & Friedman, PM 2011, Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, vol 43, no. 2, pp. 65-67. DOI:

Horizontal excision of in situ epidermal tumors using a flexible blade
Vergilis-Kalner, IJ, Goldberg, LH, Firoz, B, Landau, JM, Kimyai-Asadi, A, Marquez, D & Friedman, PM 2011, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 37, no. 2, pp. 234-236. DOI: