Dr Jaryd Freedman: Dermatologist in Philadelphia

Jaryd Freedman, M.D. joined Dermatology of Philadelphia in 2022 at our NJ location. He is a board-certified dermatologist practicing general and complex medical dermatology.

Born and raised in the Philadelphia area, Dr. Freedman attended Temple University for medical school and completed his residency training in dermatology at Drexel University. After finishing training, Dr. Freedman spent six years practicing in the prestigious Kaiser Permanente health system in California. He is now glad to be back home serving the community in which he was raised. 

Dr. Freedman practices both surgical and complex medical dermatology.  Patient education is at the heart of his practice, which allows for the doctor and patient to construct the best personalized treatment plan. 

Dr. Freedman enjoys spending time with his wife and two boys. He is an avid runner, cyclist, swimmer, and even picked up surfing during his time in California.

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Skin Care Tips from Dr. Freedman

Education & Training

Lafayette College, Easton, PA. B.S. Biochemistry

Medical School:
Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

Transitional/Intern Year: 
Crozer Chester Medical Center, Chester, PA
Dermatology Residency:
Department of Dermatology, Drexel University College of Medicine/Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Chief Residency:
Department of Dermatology, Drexel University College of Medicine/Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Awards and Honors

Joseph C. Doane Memorial Prize (2012) – Awarded to medical student with highest Average over all four years, Temple University

John Franklin Huber Award in Anatomy, Temple University 

Alpha Omega Alpha honors society, Temple University

Areas of Speciality

General Dermatology

Surgical dermatology

Skin Cancer Screenings

Complex Medical Dermatology



Skin Cancer



Certifications & Memberships

Board Certification in Dermatology, American Board of Dermatology, 2016

Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology

Select Academic Publications

Freedman J, Miller B, Chung CL, Cusack CA. Friable Warty Plaque on the Heel. Cutis. 2017 Mar 1;99(3):158-69.

Freedman J, Torg JS, Oral corticosteroid use in athletic injuries, TU Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. 2010;5:4-6.

Sokolowsky K, Newton M, Lucero C, Wertheim B, Freedman J, Cortazar F, Czochor J, Schelvis JPM, Gindt YM. Spectroscopic and Thermodynamic Comparisons of Escherichia coli DNA Photolyase and Vibrio cholerae Cryptochrome 1, J. Phys. Chem. B 2010;114: 7121–7130.

Hospital & Academic Affiliations