Andrea Friedman is a third generation optometrist from New Jersey, following in the footsteps of her grandfather and parents. She received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the State University of New York College of Optometry. Dr. Friedman is also a proud alumnus of the University of Michigan (Go Blue!), where she graduated with Honors, and received her BS in Biology with a minor in Anthropology.
Dr. Friedman was trained in a variety of clinical settings during her time in New York City. She remains active in volunteer mission work in Latin America including Quito, Ecuador and Chiapas, Mexico where she provides community eye exams and medical supplies. She practices full scope primary care optometry, with an emphasis on contact lenses and ocular disease treatment and management. She is highly trained in fitting various specialty contact lenses, including gas permeable lenses and scleral lenses.
In her spare time she enjoys soccer, running, cooking, and traveling.