Dr. Richard Frothingham, MD

Infectious Disease MedicineMaleAge 64

Dr. Frothingham
Accepting new patients

Duke University Medical Center

909 S Lasalle St Durham, NC 27710

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(919) 684-3349

Dr. Richard Frothingham, MD is a Infectious Disease Specialist in Durham, NC and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Duke University medical school in 1981. He is affiliated with Duke University Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Frothingham to book an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Frothingham's conditions and procedures:

  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Syphilis Infections

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(919) 684-3349

Dr. Frothingham accepts the following insurance:

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About Me

Care Philosophy

My practice is limited to persons with HIV infection. It has been a great joy for me to see advances in treatment for HIV over the past 30 years.


  • Infectious Disease Medicine

Board Certifications


Duke University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
U Rochester
Residency Hospital
Duke University
Medical School
Undergraduate School


  • English
  • Haitian Creole


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What are Dr. Richard Frothingham, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Frothingham frequently treats HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) and Syphilis Infections. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Frothingham treats.

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Dr. Frothingham's office is located at 909 S Lasalle St, Durham, NC 27710. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Frothingham speaks Haitian Creole and English. View profile to see all.

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Duke University Medical Center909 S Lasalle St Durham, NC 27710

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Duke University Hospital

Durham, NC

79% Patient Experience Rating, 10% higher than the national average

13 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)