Darin M. FriessM.D.

  • Associate Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, School of Medicine

Expertise

  • Orthopaedics and rehabilitation

Special focus on

  • Fracture Care
  • Trauma (Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation)

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Biography

Dr. Friess specializes in treating arm, leg and pelvic fractures. He has a special interest in treating fractures that have not healed correctly after treatment. He also does surgery for patients with bone infections and infected fractures, which can mean working with several specialists. He does research on the healing of broken bones and weight bearing after fractures. Dr. Friess enjoys developing relationships with his patients as they are healing and returning to regular activities.

During his spare time, Dr. Friess enjoys spending time with family, reading and gardening. He enjoys bicycling to work, but does not find the time as often as he would like.

Education

  • M.D., 1999, Tulane University School of Medicine
  • M.P.H., 1999, Tulane University School of Medicine
  • Residency:

    • Orthopaedic surgery, Case Western Reserve University, 2005
  • Fellowship:

    • Orthopaedic trauma, University of Minnesota, 2006
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2009.

Languages

  • English

Memberships and associations

  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association

Patient ratings

4.8 out of 5 (253 Ratings, 99 Comments)

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