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    Dr. Friend's Overview

    Dr. Friend graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 1969. He works in San Diego, CA and 4 other locations and specializes in Nephrology. Dr. Friend is affiliated with Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Palomar Health Downtown Hospital Campus, Palomar Medical Center Poway, Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas, Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla, Scripps Mercy View More

    Dr. Friend's Experience

    Years in Practice: 48

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    Dr. Friend's Education & Training

    Medical School: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine; Graduated 1969

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    Dr. Friend's Accepted Insurance

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    • Aetna Basic HMO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
    • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
    • Aetna Vitalidad Plus CA con Aetna
    • Anthem BC Pathway X EPO Network
    • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
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