Dr. Stephen Friedman

Dermatology
Encino, CA
40 years experience male

Locations

Office

Encino, CA

Address

16255 Ventura Boulevard, Suite 120, Encino, CA
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Anthem BC Life & Health Insurance Company

Blue Cross of California

Cigna

WellPoint Health Networks Inc

UnitedHealth Group

Great-West Healthcare

Health Net Of California

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Dermatology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

259 Answers
53 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Friedman
40 years experience Dermatology
Sometimes: Vaseline petroleum jelly is an inexpensive skin protectant. It is an occlusive hydrophobic ointment that will prevent epidermal moisture loss and sof ... Read More
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7 thanks
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Friedman
40 years experience Dermatology
Sunscreen Moisturize: The first way to soothe sensitive skin is to avoid hot water and detergent based facial soaps. Wash your face with a soap-free facial cleanser (cetap ... Read More
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6 thanks
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Friedman
40 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Even after the blisters have healed, viral shedding is possible. The chance of spreading herpes due to this shedding is very low if direct skin conta ... Read More
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4 thanks

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Friedman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Friedman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Jul 16, 2012
took time to provide quality info
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I really needed to know I have not bad acne but its in the T zone, what would help there?
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Can this medication be used around the eye area. I have a bump on my bottom eyelid.
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :) this is really bothering me and their big too. thanks for helping

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio, TX
Graduated 1980MD

Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
US Army Meritorious Service Medal

Affiliations

Malibu Dermatology
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