Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
James D Frydman, MD

James D Frydman, MD

Health System Clinician of Surgery (Gastrointestinal)

Focus of Work


I have clinical expertise in the treatment for a wide range of general surgical disease, including hernia, biliary, gastrointestinal, colorectal, breast and soft tissue surgery. When possible, minimally invasive techniques, such as laparoscopic and robotic surgery, are employed. My goal is to treat each and every patient with compassion, skill and dedication, in order to create the optimal patient experience.

Education and Certification

  • MD: University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine (2001)
  • Residency: University of Wisconsin-Madison, General Surgery (2006)
  • Board Certification: General Surgery



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