Jeffrey B. Friedrich M.D. Accepting new patients

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Hand & wrist surgery, Plastic and reconstructive surgery


English, Spanish


Jeffrey B. Friedrich, M.D., is a surgeon at Harborview Medical Center and Seattle Children's Hospital, a UW professor of Plastic Surgery in the division of plastic surgery, an associate professor of Orthopedics and adjunct associate professor of Urology, director of the UW Plastic Surgery Residency and the associate residency director of the UW Hand Surgery Fellowship.

Dr. Freidrich truly believes that the relationship between patient and surgeon is one in which everyone is an equal participant. He strives to present all viable options to patients and help them decide which is best, and to be each patient's steadfast partner throughout the entirety of the treatment course, no matter the duration.

Dr. Friedrich specializes in adult and pediatric hand and wrist surgery. He serves in leadership positions at the American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons and other professional organizations.

Personal Interests

Dr. Friedrich's favorite activity is spending time with his wife and kids. He also enjoys mountain biking, reading nonfiction, photography and cooking with a smoker.
burn and plastic surgery clinic at harborview medical center

Burn and Plastic Surgery Clinics at Harborview

325 9th Ave., 8th Floor Seattle, WA 98104


Burn care, Emergency medicine, Plastic and reconstructive surgery

hand, elbow, and shoulder center at harborview medical center

Hand, Elbow & Shoulder Center at Harborview

908 Jefferson St., 6th Floor Seattle, WA 98104


Elbow care, Hand & wrist surgery, Minimally invasive surgery, Orthopedic surgery

Univ. of Texas, Houston

Medical education, 2000

Mayo Clinic

Fellowship, Hand Surgery

UW - Dept. of Plastic Surgery

Residency, Plastic Surgery

UW - Dept. of Surgery

Internship, General Surgery

UW - Dept. of Surgery

Residency, General Surgery


Board Certifications
  • Hand Surgery, 2009, American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery, 2008, American Board of Plastic Surgery