Natalie Friedricks, MD, MS

Dr. Natalie Friedricks

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Los Angeles, CA

Undergraduate School:

University of Southern California

Medical School:

Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California

Resident Bio:

I am originally from Los Angeles and went to USC for my undergraduate, graduate, and medical school degrees. I am excited to be a part of the UW family, and to pursue a career in general surgery. I speak English and Spanish, and have a passion for global surgery and education.

Personal Interests:

Swimming, travel, learning languages, hiking, movies

Clinical Interests:

Thoracic surgery, trauma surgery, surgical critical care

Professional Activities:

American College of Surgeons
American Medical Women’s Association


  1. Friedricks, N., O’Connor, PhD. Allotopic expression of ATP8 and ATP6 in rho0 cells. Poster session presented at: Rejuvenation Biotechnology Conference 2015. 2nd Annual Sens Research Foundation Conference on Rejuvenation Biotechnology. 2015 Aug 19-21; San Francisco, CA
  2. Boominathan, A., Vanhoozer, S., Basisty, N., Powers, K., Crampton, A. L., Wang, X., Friedricks N., Schilling B., Brand M.D., O’Connor, M. S. (2016). Stable nuclear expression of ATP8 and ATP6 genes rescues a mtDNA Complex V null mutant. Nucleic Acids Research. doi:10.1093/nar/gkw756