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Giving back to the community. St. Joseph Health System Office

Karen Frankwich, MD

4.9 out of 5
Specialty
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
Address
26800 Crown Valley Pkwy.
Suite 230
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
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Primary Office

Address
26800 Crown Valley Pkwy.
Suite 230
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
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Phone
(949) 542-8004
Hours
Mon - Fri: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

More Information

Website
www.missionheritage.com
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
  • Specialties & Education

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
    Secondary Specialties
    • Internal Medicine
    Education
    • Medical School
      UCSD School of Medicine - San Diego, CA - 2008
    • Internship
      UCSD Medical Center - San Diego, CA - 2009
    • Residency
      UCSD Medical Center - San Diego, CA - 2011
    • Fellowship
      UCSD Medical Center - San Diego, CA - 2014
  • Biography

    Biography

    Dr. Frankwich graduated Summa Cum Laude with a degree in biology from University of California, Los Angeles in 2004.

    Dr. Frankwich continued with her medical education at the University of California, San Diego and completed her internal medicine residency at UCSD Medical Center. Prior to pursuing a fellowship in endocrinology, she became a volunteer assistant professor at UCSD while practicing hospital medicine at the VA San Diego Medical Center. She earned a teaching award for her services as an educator for UCSD medical students.

    While completing her endocrinology fellowship at UCSD, Dr. Frankwich was involved in clinical research in the area of weight management and metabolism.

    Dr. Frankwich practices general endocrinology and is dedicated to maintaining the health and well-being of her patients. She has interest in thyroid disease, bone disease, diabetes management, and pituitary disease.

  • 9-Aug-2017
    good, well organized
    22-Jun-2017
    *Dr. Frankwich is my "favorite" physician. She has every great quality a patient would look for & need in a physician.
    21-May-2017
    I drive over 50 miles to reach my medical team. I place a very high value on the quality of the Mission Heritage Medical support I receive.
    19-May-2017
    *Dr. Frankwich was outstanding.
    15-May-2017
    my doctor is great!!
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