The Friedman Center is the premier practice for breast reconstruction surgery in New York.

We’re the home for your breast reconstruction needs.

In addition to working with our world-class surgeons, we’ll work with your other providers and help coordinate your insurance coverage, find additional resources and services as needed, and connect with a community of women on a similar journey for support.

Who We Are

Our world-class physicians are pioneers in microsurgery, breast reconstruction, and lymphatic surgery. But what makes the Friedman Center truly unique is our integrated approach to compassionate care. We offer a full support system to address your physical, mental, and emotional well-being. This can be a challenging journey, but you are not alone. Together, we’ll help you feel whole again.

The Friedman Center in the News

Patient Stories

Our patients are our heroes and the strongest people we know. They inspire us with their ability to handle difficult circumstances with resilience, courage, and grace. It’s an honor to share a few of their stories with you.

Book a Consultation

Meet with one of our physicians from anywhere in the world. Our consultations are personal,
accessible and convenient: you can connect virtually or book an appointment at our
location in Great Neck, NY.

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Questions?

We know you have questions: everything from which procedure is right for you to what to expect postsurgery. Your physician will ensure you have the answers to all of your clinical questions. For travel, logistical, and other general information, check out our FAQs.

Traveling to the Friedman Center

If you’re traveling from out of town, let our team help you plan your visit. We can assist with accommodations, transportation, and activities during your stay.

We are a Physician Partner of Northwell Health, New York State’s largest health system. Northwell Health aims to raise the standard of health care through clinical care, community health, education, research, and entrepreneurship.

The Friedman Center is generously supported by the Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman Foundation.

Recent Blog Posts

  • Welcome to the Friedman Center—your home for all your breast reconstruction needs. The Friedman Center was created specifically for women who have breast cancer or are at high risk for breast cancer, and offers comprehensive reconstructive and support services in a serene and comforting environment. ...

  • Women who undergo breast reconstruction have a range of procedures to choose from. There’s flap reconstruction, in which the new breast is formed from donor tissue from another site on their body. Implant-based reconstruction allows women to choose between saline and silicone implants, smooth or textured. And hybrid reconstruction uses a combination of both approaches, tissue and implant together....

  • Doctors at the Long Island Jewish Medical Center have performed the nation's first-ever double mastectomy and breast reconstruction with the precision help of a robot. This weekend, they used the DaVinci robot to perform the first robotic nipple-sparing mastectomy (NSM) in the United States....

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