Charles Kim Friedman , DO

Pain Management , Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Anesthesiology

Overview

Dr. Friedman received his Bachelor of Science in Biology at Florida International University, and attended Nova Southeastern College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his residency in Anesthesiology at University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center. In 1992, Dr. Friedman relocated to the Tampa Bay area where he founded the Pain Relief Centers with a goal to help others enjoy life again. He spent close to a decade as a medical educator in pain management. Dr. Friedman proudly serves his community in improving the quality of life for his patients. Dr. Friedman serves as the Medical Director for the Pain Relief Centers, and West Park Surgery Center, a state-of-the-art facility dedicated to the treatment of spinal disorders. Currently he remains in full clinical practice and continues to provide lectures to a multitude of health care disciplines.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 35 Years

Languages Spoken: Vietnamese and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic

Graduation Date: in 1986

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Morton Plant Hospital
  • Largo Medical Center Indian Rocks

Specialties: Pain Management , Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Anesthesiology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Avmed Choice
  • AvMed Empower
  • AvMed Engage
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry FL Employer Group HMO Open Access
  • Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Friedman's Office Information

Fax:
Website: pinellaspain.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Doctor Friedman's Other Office Information

West Park Surgical Center
6640 78th Ave N Ste B
Pinellas Park, FL 33781
(727) 549-0610

Fax:(727) 754-9062
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon7:30 AM-4:00 PM
Tue7:30 AM-4:00 PM
Wed7:30 AM-4:00 PM
Thu7:30 AM-4:00 PM
Fri7:30 AM-4:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Pain Relief Centers
5767 49th St N
St Petersburg, FL 33709
(727) 295-2833

Fax:(727) 751-8866
Website:www.prcflorida.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-