Janna Friedly, M.D. is a board-certified psychiatrist who specializes in helping people with limb loss. Dr. Friedly is Medical Director of the Outpatient Rehabilitation Medicine Clinics and Amputation Service at Harborview, co-director of the UW's Comparative Effectiveness, Cost and Outcomes Research Center and a UW associate professor of Rehabilitation Medicine.
Dr. Friedly believes her role is to help people adjust to major life-changing events and help them improve function. She feels that taking care of patients during difficult times in their lives is a privilege. She strongly believes the patient is the most important member of a healthcare team.
Dr. Friedly earned her M.D.from Oregon Health Sciences University. Her clinical specialty is the comprehensive rehabilitation of people with amputations or facing limb loss. Her research interests include improvement of healthcare delivery to persons with disability, outcomes research and quality improvement.