David Friedland, MD, Oncology, Pittsburgh, PA, UPMC Presbyterian


Oncology Pittsburgh, PA

Genitourinary Oncology, Hematologic Oncology, Thoracic Cancer

Medical Oncologist at UPMC

Overview of Dr. Friedland

Dr. David Friedland is an oncologist in Pittsburgh, PA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UPMC Presbyterian, UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital, and Shadyside Campus. He received his medical degree from University of Maryland School of Medicine and has been in practice 28 years. Dr. Friedland accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 148 doctors at UPMC Presbyterian and one of 82 doctors at UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital who specialize in Oncology.

Education & Training

  • University of Pennsylvania Health System
    University of Pennsylvania Health SystemFellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 1992 - 1994
  • Presbyterian University HospitalResidency, Internal Medicine, 1989 - 1992
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine
    University of Maryland School of MedicineClass of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1991 - 2022
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Medical Oncology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Regional Top Doctor Castle Connolly, 2014
  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification ARIA Medical Oncology EMR, Varian Medical Systems, 2013
  • Top MD Consumers Checkbook

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Press Mentions

  • Timing of Palliative Care Linked to Better Lung Cancer Survival
    Timing of Palliative Care Linked to Better Lung Cancer SurvivalOctober 11, 2019 21:26

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    Great West PPO
    HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
    Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
    Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Please verify your coverage with the provider's office directly when scheduling an appointment