“It is amazing how you provide such excellent care and still manage to make patients feel special.” — SDFC Patient
Dr. Brooke Friedman
Dr. Brooke Friedman, M.D.
Dr. Brooke Friedman is double-board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. She has earned a reputation for delivering warm, personalized care to each and every patient. She is committed to offering compassionate and cutting-edge treatment in order to maximize each patient’s chance of success. Through her work as a fertility specialist, she has been selected by her peers as a San Diego Magazine "Top Doctor" in 2016, 2017, and 2018, after voting by physicians in the community regarding whom they would refer their patients and family. She also has been recognized by her patients with several awards, including Vitals’ “Patients’ Choice Award,” the “Compassionate Doctor Recognition” award, and the “Top Ten Physicians” award.
Dr. Friedman graduated from Princeton University, Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa and earned her medical degree from the University of California San Francisco Medical School, graduating Alpha Omega Alpha at the top of her class. She completed her Obstetrics and Gynecology residency and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility fellowship at Stanford University Medical Center. At the conclusion of Dr. Friedman’s time at Stanford, she received multiple awards in teaching as well as an award for her laparoscopic surgical skills.
Dr. Friedman is the author of several published book chapters and articles in peer-reviewed journals and has presented award-winning research at national meetings. She is a member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the American Society of Reproductive Medicine, and the Pacific Coast Reproductive Society. Her scientific areas of interest include: optimizing embryo transfer technique, recurrent pregnancy loss, diminished ovarian reserve, depression treatment, and infertility outcomes.
Outside of her work as a fertility specialist, Dr. Friedman enjoys spending time at the beach, reading, and taking yoga and pilates classes. She also speaks Spanish and French.
“I am honored to have been recognized by my physician peers in the community. I greatly appreciate their trust in allowing me to help care for their patients. It is a privilege to be able to care for patients as a part of the outstanding team we have at SDFC!”