Dr. Stephen Frankel, MD

Dr. Stephen Frankel, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Stephen Frankel, MD is a pulmonologist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1995 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.Read his story

1400 Jackson St

Denver, CO 80206

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Life
  • 2 More

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Pulmonary Function Test
very high
more than 87% of peers
more than 88% of peers
Wegener's Granulomatosis
more than 86% of peers

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Dr. Frankel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Frankel "Dr. Frankel cares for patients with rare and complex lung diseases including patients with interstitial lung disease, pulmonary fibrosis, and autoimmune mediated lung diseases. Dr. Frankel received his MD from Harvard Medical School, completed residency in Internal Medicine at Boston's Beth Israel Hospital and fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Colorado. He has been on the National Jewish faculty since 2002. Dr. Frankel is a fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians and the American College of Critical Care Medicine. He was a 5280 Magazine "Top Doc" for Critical Care Medicine from 2007 through 2014. He currently serves as the Chief Medical Officer of National Jewish Health."

3  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

4  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

11  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Churg-Strauss Syndrome
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

4  Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Harvard University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Program
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Colorado
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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