Dr. Robert Frankfather, DPM

Dr. Robert Frankfather, DPM

Podiatry  ·  

Accepting new patients

Dr. Robert Frankfather, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Nashville, TN. He specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.Read his story

Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Centers

397 Wallace Rd Ste 411

Nashville, TN 37211
Get Directions

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • American International Group (AIG)
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • Coventry Health Care

Learn about Dr. Frankfather

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Frankfather performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Foot Fracture
more than 79% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
more than 71% of peers
more than 65% of peers

Dr. Frankfather's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Frankfather's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Frankfather "Dedicated and compassionate physician."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Frankfather "By looking past the focused area of symptoms, we are able to identify additional contributing factors that need to be addressed in order to more comprehensively achieve a full recovery."

6  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Pediatric Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Frankfather does not have any board certifications listed.

45  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arch Disorders
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Burning Feet Syndrome
  • Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
  • Corn
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Foot Conditions
  • Diabetic Ulcers
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Callus
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Pain
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • High Arch
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Nail Diseases
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Tumors
  • Neuromas
  • Neuropathy
  • Paronychia
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Sports Injuries of the Foot
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts
Read Less

32  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bunionette Correction
  • Corrective Foot Surgery
  • Custom Made Foot Orthotic
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Metatarsal Fracture
  • Posterior Heel Spur Surgery
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wart Removal
  • Wart Treatment
  • Wound Care and Management
Read Less

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.


  • Temple University / Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • West Houston Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • West Houston Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Frankfather has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Frankfather has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Frankfather does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Frankfather and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Frankfather's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Frankfather


Based on 47 reviews

5 Stars
4 Stars
3 Stars
2 Stars
1 Star

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Frankfather?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Frankfather's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Robert Frankfather, DPM
I would recommend Dr .Frankfather to anyone great bed side manners listen to all your concerns and never makes you fill rushed . Great experience Tara Webb
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
Tara Webb in Spring Hill , TN – Jun 22, 2018
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Robert Frankfather, DPM?
Dr. Frank father is absolutely the best foot doctor I've ever been to much caring bedside manners I never feel rushed and he's truly concerned about your foot health I just picked up my second pair of orthotics since I've been going to him he and his staff are top-notch and very professional... You...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
Tim Smith in Spring hill – May 31, 2018
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Robert Frankfather, DPM?
Dr. Frankfather was excellent! He was recommended by a friend...all things were true.. He is very professional; listened, showed concern in a warm and friendly environment..(his staff was excellent too) and he fixed my problem! I highly recommend him!
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option2
thumbs down icon option
Sandy in Franklin, Tn – Mar 23, 2018
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Robert Frankfather, DPM?
I have a great deal of confidence in Dr. Frankfather's advice and treatment procedure. Very knowledgeable. Uses layman's terms in describing problems and cures.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Alex Wright in Brentwood, TN – Mar 17, 2018
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Robert Frankfather, DPM?
My family has been a patient of Dr. Frankfather for sometime now, we adore, and appreciate the services we receive each time we visit. The staff is very nice, and professional, and you just can't say enough about Dr. Frankfather; his calm and gentle tone, he's very knowledgeable in his profession,...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Monchita Davis in Antioch, TN – Oct 25, 2017
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Robert Frankfather, DPM?
Show more reviews

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Frankfather?

Compare Podiatrists

More Podiatrists like Dr. Frankfather at Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Centers

Show All Podiatrists