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Dr. Gerard Frank, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 78

Dr. Frank

Dr. Gerard Frank, MD is a pulmonologist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of California School Of Medicine-Los Angeles in 1977 and specializes in pulmonary disease.


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Dr. Frank accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Select Plus HMO
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Frank's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Partial Lung Collapse
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Frank treats Partial Lung Collapse more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Frank treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
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Dr. Frank treats Pulmonary Disease more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Frank treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Cough
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Frank treats Cough more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Frank treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Frank's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Paracentesis
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gerard Frank, MD is a pulmonologist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of California School Of Medicine-Los Angeles in 1977 and specializes in pulmonary disease.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

Education

1982
University Of California-Los Angeles
Fellowship Hospital
1980
Va Hosp West Los Angeles
Residency Hospital
1978
Va Hosp West Los Angeles
Internship Hospital
1977
University Of California School Of Medicine-Los Angeles
Medical School
1982
1980
1978
1977

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Dr. Frank's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Frank

2.6

Based on 11 reviews

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I had an absolutely wonderful experience with Dr. Frank. I'm 36 and have had mysterious, non-asthma breathing problems for years. He took me VERY seriously, has done extensive testing, and continues to help me find the answers. He's very knowledgeable, very professional, very thorough, and has...Read More
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Find another Doctor, I work for LAPD and was referred to Dr Frank. This man asked why I was there?! I had a collapsed lung and required continuity of care by an authorized city doctor. I had copies of all my medical records and he refused to review the records. He told me that he will contact the...Read More
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My wife went to Dr. Frank because she was in pulmonary distress. Dr. Frank asked he why she was there since she'd been to see other doctors that week. He didn't see anything serious and sent her home. 2 hours later at home she is delirious and about to pass out so she checks herself into Santa...Read More
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