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Melanie Friedlander M.D.

(310) 373-6864
Melanie Friedlander M.D.
Primary Specialties
  • General Surgery
  • Affiliations
    THIPA
    Torrance Memorial Health System
    Web Page:
    www.southbaysurgeons.com
    Date Appointed
    9/30/2000
    Accepting New Patients
    Patients Age 12 / Over Only
    Primary Office
    23451 Madison St. 340
    Torrance, CA 90505
    Fax:
    (310) 373-9547

    Experience & Education

    Secondary Specialties
  • Breast Surgery
  • Education
    Medical School
    New Jersey College of Medicine

    Residency
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine

    Fellowship
    LAC-USC Medical Center
    Areas of Expertise
    General Surgery, Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Breast Surgery, Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery

    Physician Bio

    Dr. Friedlander was appointed Clinical Instructor of Surgery at the University of Southern California in 1999. Throughout her career she has developed and published a variety of scientific studies in well-known medical journals. Dr. Friedlander is a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) and the Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons. She has also presented several research projects at national medical conferences. Dr. Friedlander enjoys all aspects of general surgery and primarily focuses on two areas of expertise: breast and advanced laparoscopic surgery. Dr. Friedlander has recently adopted a minimally invasive technique for thyroid surgery to reduce scar size.

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