Dr. Mark Frankle, MD

Dr. Mark Frankle, MD

Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Mark Frankle, MD is an orthopedic shoulder & elbow surgery specialist in Temple Terrace, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1985 and specializes in orthopedic shoulder & elbow surgery and orthopedic surgery.

13020 N Telecom Pkwy

Temple Terrace, FL 33637

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Bursitis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Hyperextension
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Overuse Injuries
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Girdle Defect - Mental Retardation, Familial
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Separation
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stingers
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Throwing Injuries
  • Tricep Injuries


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37  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Cubital Tunnel Release Surgery
  • Distal Clavicle Excision Surgery
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Joint Drainage
  • Minimally Invasive Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Resurfacing
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tommy John Surgery
  • Total Shoulder Replacement


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Grinnell College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University South Florida
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • U S Fla
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • A/O-Asif Davos
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Rush University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Scientific Paper, 1998
  • Best Scientific Paper, 7th International Conference on Surgery of the Shoulder, 1998
  • Best Doctors in America, 2001-2010
  • America's Top Surgeons, 2002-2005
  • Who's Who in the World, 2000
Media & Publications

Dr. Frankle has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Frankle's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Frankle to family and friends
33 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Frankle's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Anyone needing shoulder replacement he is the best.
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Thank you for taking the time to write us a review John. We are grateful to have patients like you! Dr. Frankle will be pleased to see this.

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In none of my appointments has the dr been punctual. Each time I have had to wait between 1-2 hours just to get into a room then more than 30min to see one of his aides. Very disrespectful of my time. Dr. Frankle only came in pre-op to explain surgery. Each post op visit someone else saw me....more
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Thank you for your feedback so we can improve our patients' experiences. We value your time and apologize that you've waited so long to be seen and that Dr. Frankle was not present during each of your appointments. We would like to look further into the extra bill you received, can you private message us with your contact information so we can reach you

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My mother went into a sinus tachycardia during her reverse shoulder surgery, heart rate of 200+. He should've done a ct scan immediately to check for stroke, he did NOT. He had the audacity to tell me everything went fine! No complications. Every doctor with will tell you THAT'S A BIG COMPLICATION....more
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Highly recommend for his expertise in surgeries of the shoulder. Dr Frankle performs an in depth physical assessment and is hands down the best orthopaedic surgeon in Florida. Others mentioning that you may not always see the physician are correct, however all of his highly trained staff are...more
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