Scott M. Friedman, MD

Scott M. Friedman, MD



Dr. Friedman and has been serving patients in Central Florida for over 20 years. He is fellowship trained in Retina and Vitreous and is board certified in Ophthalmology. Dr. Friedman provides state-of-the-art care with compassion for his patients. Dr. Friedman received his Bachelor of Arts with Honors and his Medical Degree with Honors from the University of Missouri, Columbia. Dr. Friedman continued his training at the University of Missouri, Columbia where he completed his residency in Ophthalmology. He concluded his Retina & Vitreous Fellowship at the Northwestern University Medical School. Dr. Friedman is a former Assistant Professor and head of Retina Division/Ophthalmology Department at the University of Florida-Gainesville and Shands Hospital. He is also a current Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of South Florida in Tampa.

Born in St. Louis, Missouri, Dr. Friedman lives in Lakeland, Florida. He has completed several marathons, including Boston and enjoys all sports, musical theater and traveling.


Lake Wales Clinic
749 State Road 60 E
Lake Wales, FL 33853

Tel: (863) 676-7624
Fax: (863) 678-0263
Monday-Thursday: 8am – 5pm
Friday: 8am – 1pm

Dr. Friedman always asks if there are any questions or other concerns before and after the examination. He is very friendly and pleasant. The office staff are very efficient and insure everyone is taken care of quickly. I would recommend Dr. Friedman to anyone with a retina problem like mine.

Walter M.

Dr Friedman is clearly interested in the well being of his patients with his straight talk and down to earth approach. Happy to be a patient here.

Bill A.

Very good doctor, highly knowledgeable in his field, thorough in his search for the correct diagnosis. He is professional and trustworthy. I highly recommend him.

Edmund V.