Dr. David Frankel, MD

Dr. David Frankel, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
Dr. David Frankel, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, cardiology, and more.

3400 Civic Center Blvd Fl 2

Philadelphia, PA 19104

Contact Information

(215) 662-6801

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • 16 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Atrial Flutter
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Frankel's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

18  Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Palpitations
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot

13  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Pennsylvania, College of Arts and Sciences
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Reversal of outflow tract ventricular premature depolarization-induced cardiomyopathy with ablation: effect of residual arrhythmia burden and preexisting cardiomyopathy on outcome, 2011
  • Management of the asymptomatic patient after catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation, 2010
  • Entrance Without Exit Block During Pulmonary Vein Isolation, 2011
  • Feasibility of catheter ablation of mitral annular flutter in patients with prior mitral valve surgery, 2011
  • Effect of ECG Lead Placement on Localization of Outflow Tract Tachycardias, 2011
  • Ventricular tachycardia ablation remains treatment of last resort in structural heart disease: argument for earlier intervention, 2011

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Frankel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Frankel to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Frankel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I have more confidence in Dr Frankel than any other Doctor I have ever met He is knowledgeable, empathetic and skilled. HUP should be proud they have him.
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Great doctor. Listens to all of your concerns and comes up with a treatment plan that both of you agree on. Highly recommended
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