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216.861.6200

Accepting New Patients: Yes

Gender: Male

Began Practicing: 2014

Languages:

Call Today: 216-676-1234

George Friedhoff, D.O.

Specialties:

Sports Medicine Board Certified Accepting New Patients

Primary Location: St. Vincent Independence Physician Center

Accepting New Patients: Yes

Gender: Male

Began Practicing: 2014

Languages:

6701 Rockside Rd.
Suite 103

Independence, Ohio 44131

Phone: (216) 676-1234

Fax: (216) 369-0456

Driving Directions

Hours:

Monday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Tuesday:  8:00AM - 5:00PM
Wednesday:  8:00AM - 5:00PM
Thursday:  8:00AM - 5:00PM
Friday:  8:00AM - 5:00PM

Disabled Access: No

Public Transportation: No

2905 Lorain Ave.
Cleveland, Ohio 44113

Phone: (216) 676-1234

Fax: (216) 369-0456

Driving Directions

Hours:

Monday: 8:00AM-5:00PM

Tuesday: 8:00AM-5:00PM

Wednesday: 8:00AM-5:00PM

Thursday: 8:00AM-5:00PM

Friday: 8:00AM-5:00PM

Disabled Access: Yes

Public Transportation: Yes

Biography:

Dr. George Friedhoff is board-certified in internal medicine and sports medicine. He serves as a medical orthopedist in the Spine and Orthopedic Institute with special interests in acute/chronic back pain management, osteoarthritis, joint injections under musculoskeletal ultrasound and osteopathic manipulative treatment. Fellowship-trained in sports medicine, Dr. Friedhoff runs the Bump Clinic for school athletes and has special interests in concussions and overuse injuries for endurance athletes. He's held a number of sports medicine appointments, including team physician for Ohio University, Otterbein University, Ohio Athletic Conference Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Championships, Nationwide Columbus Marathon, NCAA Division III Track and Field Championships, PGA President’s Cup and All Ohio State Soccer Championships.

Education

Riverside Methodist Hospital - Columbus, OH Fellowship - 2014

Riverside Methodist Hospital - Columbus, OH Residency - 2013

Michigan State University - College of Osteopathic Medicine Medical School - 2010

Treatment & Services

  • Acute Back Pain
  • Adult Sports Medicine
  • Arthritis
  • Athletic Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Back Stenosis
  • Foot & Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Low Back & Neck Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteopathic Care
  • Podiatric Sports Medicine
  • Spine Pain
  • Sports Injury
  • Sports Medicine

Insurance Accepted

  • AETNA HEALTH NETWORK OPTION - HMO
  • AETNA NETWORK - HMO
  • AETNA OPEN ACCESS - HMO
  • AETNA SELECT - HMO
  • AETNA SELECT CHOICE - HMO
  • AETNA US ACCESS - HMO
  • ANTHEM BLUE PREFERRED - HMO
  • CIGNA HEALTH PLAN - HMO
  • GREAT WEST HEALTHCARE (CIGNA) - HMO
  • HEALTH OHIO (MMO) - HMO
  • SUPERMED - HMO
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE OF OHIO - HMO
  • BUCKEYE COMMUNITY HEALTH PLAN HMO - MCD
  • CARESOURCE HMO - MCD
  • AETNA GOLDEN HMO - MCR
  • ANTHEM MEDICARE PPO - MCR
  • ANTHEM SENIOR ADVANTAGE HMO - MCR
  • BUCKEYE COMMUNITY HEALTH PLAN HMO - MCR
  • CARESOURCE ADVANTAGE HMO - MCR
  • MEDICAL MUTUAL OF OHIO MEDICARE ADV - MCR
  • SUMMA CARE HMO - MCR
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE ADVANTAGE HMO - MCR
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE SELECT HMO - MCR
  • AETNA ELECT CHOICE - PPO
  • AETNA GOLDEN CHOICE - PPO
  • AETNA MANAGED CHOICE - PPO
  • AETNA OPEN CHOICE - PPO
  • ANTHEM BLUE ACCESS NETWORK (FEDERAL - PPO
  • ANTHEM BLUE TRADITIONAL - PPO
  • CIGNA HEALTH PLAN - PPO
  • CONFINITY (FORMERLY PPOM/ASC FLORA) - PPO
  • EMERALD HEALTH NETWORK-INTERPLAN HE - PPO
  • FIRST HEALTH NETWORK (COVENTRY) - PPO
  • GREAT WEST HEALTHCARE (CIGNA) - PPO
  • MULTIPLAN - PPO
  • OHIO HEALTH CHOICE - PPO
  • PRIVATE HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS (MULTIPL - PPO
  • SUPERMED CLASSIC (MMO) - PPO
  • SUPERMED PLUS (MMO) - PPO
  • SUPERMED SELECT (MMO) - PPO
  • TRICARE - PPO
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE OF OHIO - PPO

Recent Posts

February 4, 2019

4 Tips to Recover from Joint and Muscle Pain from Exercise

Starting in late January and early February every year, Dr. Friedhoff begins to see an influx of patients suffering from overuse injuries caused by starting their New Year’s exercise regime too aggressively. These injuries are one factor that leads t ...continue reading

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November 12, 2018

Adult stem cell therapy heals grandmother’s shoulder osteoarthritis

Suffering constant pain in her shoulder, Jeanie Fleischer found herself powerless to perform everyday tasks. Unable to open a car door, put water in the coffee pot and reach into her cupboard, Jeanie relied on Ed, her recently retired husband, to ass ...continue reading

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July 16, 2018

Outpatient Procedure Helps Patients Take Control of Arthritis Pain

Sandra turned to St. Vincent Charity Medical Center’s Dr. George Friedhoff in search of an alternative to surgery to relieve her back pain. Dr. Friedhoff performed a cooled, radiofrequency spinal ablation, a state of the art non-invasive outpatient t ...continue reading

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May 18, 2017

St. Vincent Spine and Orthopedic Institute Leads the Way for New Advances in Orthopedics

The Spine and Orthopedic Institute at St. Vincent Charity Medical Center prides itself on having a deep bench of entrepreneurial physicians who are constantly exploring ways to improve life for patients. Some of the newer advances are designed to pro ...continue reading

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