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

Response to laser treatment of café au lait macules based on morphologic features
Belkin, DA, Neckman, JP, Jeon, H, Friedman, P & Geronemus, RG 2017, JAMA Dermatology, vol 153, no. 11, pp. 1158-1161. DOI: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.2807

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: 10.1002/lsm.22651

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: 10.12788/j.sder.2016.060

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: 10.1002/lsm.22465

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: 10.1002/lsm.22567

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: 10.1002/lsm.22535

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: 10.1002/lsm.22518

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: 10.1002/lsm.22380

Best reconstructive techniques: Improving the final scar
Balaraman, B, Geddes, ER & Friedman, PM 2015, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 41, no. 10, pp. S265-S275. DOI: 10.1097/DSS.0000000000000496

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: 10.1111/dsu.12222

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: 10.1111/dsu.12051

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: 10.1111/j.1524-4725.2012.02391.x

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: 10.1111/j.1524-4725.2011.02216.x

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: 10.1016/j.jaad.2011.02.014

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: 10.1111/j.1524-4725.2011.02000.x

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: 10.1111/j.1524-4725.2011.01971.x

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: 10.1111/j.1524-4725.2011.01874.x

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: 10.1002/lsm.21011