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Qualifications and Experience
Kara Friend, MD, joins Einstein Healthcare Network as an attending breast surgeon in the Breast Health Program. Specializing in Breast Surgery, Dr. Friend has been trained in cutting edge techniques, including nipple sparing mastectomy. Prior to joining Einstein, Dr. Friend completed a Breast Oncology Fellowship at the University of Michigan, where she was also a clinical lecturer. She received her Master of Science, Doctorate and General Surgery Residency at Eastern Virginia Medical School, where she also completed her Critical Care Fellowship. Dr. Friend is seeing patients in the Marion-Louise Saltzman Women’s Center at Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia, Einstein Medical Center Elkins Park, Einstein Center One and Einstein Surgical Associates.