Daniel E. Friedman MD, FACC, FHRS

Daniel Friedman

MD, FACC, FHRS
Member of Structural Heart Team at MMH
Sarasota Magazine Top Doctor
Castle Connolly Top Doctor

Education:

  • Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana

Board Certification:

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Electrophysiology

Training:

  • Internal Medicine Fellowship: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
  • Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship: Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Electrophysiology Fellowship: Saint Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri — Specializing in implantable cardiac rhythm devices and advanced ablation techniques for atrial fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia

Procedures:

Dr. Friedman is experienced in the WATCHMAN procedure. According to Boston Scientific:

  • Dr. Friedman has implanted the 10th most WATCHMAN devices in the United States over the past four months
  • Dr. Friedman has implanted the ninth most WATCHMAN devices in the United States for electrophysiologists
  • Dr. Friedman has implanted the 17th most WATCHMAN devices in the United States since FDA approval in 2015
  • Manatee Memorial Hospital has implanted the second most WATCHMAN devices in Florida and the 24th most in the United States (215 total implants)