Dr. Charles Frankel, MD

Dr. Charles Frankel, MD

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Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
57 y/o
(21)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Charles Frankel, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Santa Monica, CA. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 29 years.

1919 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 200

Santa Monica, CA 90404
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Accepted insurance

  • Cigna
  • Medicare

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Frankel performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Thoracic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heart Disease
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Uc Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Uc Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Uc Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Frankel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Frankel does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Frankel and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Providence Saint John's Health Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
America's 50 Best Hospitals Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Frankel is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Frankel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Frankel to family and friends
5.0
based on 21 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Frankel's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

los angeles, ca |
Dr. Frankel is an excellent physician. He is very caring, knowledgeable and excellent support staff. I have been going to him for a colonoscopy for over 15 years. It is easy to schedule an appointment, his office is new and the environment is clean and comforting. The staff is friendly and...more
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in Los Angeles, CA |
Dr. Frankel is the most caring doctor I have in my life. He calls when you need to talk to him. He is kind and has an expert staff that assists him. I just wish he were my internist. I could not ask for a more thorough doctor, more thoughtful and attentive.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Frankel accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Cigna
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP

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Hospitals where Dr. Frankel has admitting privileges

Providence Saint John's Health Center
2121 Santa Monica Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90404
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