is a dermatologist whose practice is composed of a wide range of patients; she has a special interest in pediatric and cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Frankel and her office staff make a special effort to put children at ease in her office, as evidenced by a separate pediatric examining room and waiting room, furnished with toys and books designed to make them feel comfortable. Her medical practice offers general skin care and treatments of various illnesses. Cosmetic and medical procedures are offered in the Rejuvaderm Medispa portion of her practice.
Dr. Frankel has been in private practice since 1987, starting her practice after completing her pediatric residency at Brown in 1985. Her dermatology residency was completed in 1983 from the University of Miami. Dr. Frankel has been on staff at Miriam, Rhode Island Hospital, Eleanor Slater and Zambarano Hospital. In addition to having a private practice devoted to patients of all ages, she is the medical director of Rejuvaderm MediSpa, a full service medical spa offering the latest in laser treatments, antiaging, and rejuvenation. She also works two days a week at Clinical Partners, LLC in Johnston, RI, doing phase 3, 4 and postmarketing trials in Psoriasis, Acne, Rosacea, Eczema and Herpes.
She has served on the PT committee at Kent, and as president of the PHO in 2010. She was chief of dermatology at St. Joseph's Medical Center for 11 years. Dr. Frankel is proud of her two children, an attorney in NYC and a daughter who will be joining her dermatology practice in July 2014.