Dr. Roger Frankel, MD

Dr. Roger Frankel, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Roger Frankel, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2001 Peachtree Rd NE Ste 575

Atlanta, GA 30309

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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. Frankel's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Spine Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Frankel treats Spine Disorders more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Frankel treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Scoliosis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Frankel treats Scoliosis more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Frankel treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Frankel treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Frankel treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Frankel views surgery as the last treatment option, after appropriate nonsurgical therapies have been tried. Many patients are successfully treated with conservative modalities such as medication or physical therapy, and never require surgery....

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1999
    Emory University
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1993
    Emory University
    Internship Hospital
    1993
  • 1992
    New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1992

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Atlanta Magazine Top Doctor, 2011
  • US News and World Report Top Doctors, 2011

Dr. Frankel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Frankel

4.7

Based on 35 reviews

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Dr. Frankel was very helpful in getting the treatment for my back. The surgery went well. Went over and beyond what was considered the norm . I will refer anyone that has the same type of problems to him. So far everything has been going great nothing but the best!
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I am very grateful to Dr Frankel and his staff for the great care that went into my pre-surgical, surgical, and post surgical decision making and care. I just "graduated" from their practice with an "all clear" 6 months following my successful and easy cervical disk replacement. As a practicing...Read More
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Dr. Frankel immediately made me feel at ease. He was the first healthcare professional that did so since my condition started. He was informative and respectful, and he interacted with me in a way that insured my confidence in what I was being told.
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I had what I thought was incurable back and leg pain for almost 5 years... until I had the fortune of meeting Dr. Frankel. I was very hesitant going into surgery but his calming presence and strong conviction on how to fix me made me believe he truly cared and that I was in capable hands. I can...Read More
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After being admitted to the hospital for pain control- Dr Frankel was consulted and was responsible for finding the source of the pain on a MRI- Surgery was performed and I am having an excellent recovery- Dr Frankel is a phenomenal clinician with a caring and patient bedside manner who I would...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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