Dr. Robert E. Frank

Doctor (MD)

Location:
Munster, Indiana Map External Link
Gender:M
Specialty:Cosmetic / Plastic Surgeon
Website: robertfrankmd.com External Link
Practice: Aria Cosmetic Surgery
Hospital:
Phone:219-924-3377
Med. School:Emory University School Of Medicine
Grad. Year: 1990

Answers Email: Y
Online Appt. Scheduling: Unknown
Accepting New Patients:Y

Profile updated 21/02/14    Submit profile update    Subscribe to profile updates

Rating: 4.0 out of 5 (5 is best), based on 12 reviews. Dr. Robert E. Frank has a good overall rating on RateMDs.com. smile

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Cosmetic / Plastic Surgeon-related: plastic surgery, cosmetic surgery, breast enhancement, breast reduction, liposuction, chin implant, rhinoplasty, nose job, tummy tuck, botox, face lift, boob job, butt lift
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RID: 5275580
18/03/14 5 5 5 5 When I first decided to have surgery I was very nervous. I'm afraid of needles let alone of having a surgery that would change my appearance. Now being on the other I have to say that it has been a wonderful experience. It was not the traumatic experience I thought it would be. This is because of your excellent work and the staff who helps you. From my first appointment in your office, to the surgical center,I was treated with kindness, courtesy, and professionalism. The results have been beyond my wildest expectations. Neither you nor your staff was ever condescending to me with my questions or lack of knowledge. I have not been disappointed in placing my trust in you and your staff. Thank you for making a difficult decision easier for me. Your work is best advertisement!  Respond
RID: 5237287
13/03/14 5 5 5 5 I'm so pleased with my results from my co2 laser, Dr Frank explained the procedure to me in great detail. Thrilled with my results!!!  Respond
RID: 4290218
 
24/01/14 5 5 1 3 I would never recommend. He is very kind, but his work is horrible. I had a breast lift, had to go back and pay 400.00 more to surgery center for a correction of the first surgery due to he took more from one breast then the other. Then I noticed the areola of the breast he just repaired looked cone shaped, he said its healing no big deal, and slipped he had stitched to tight, but will not repair not noticeable enough. Go else where  Respond
RID: 3628632
10/12/13 2 1 1 1 One of the worst experiences of my life! Do not trust this office. Went it for cosmetic work and spent $400 on cosmelan which was highly suggested by Dr.Frank for my treatment prior to cosmetic work. A few days prior to surgery I received a call that they did not have equipment for the surgery.What! What kind of office is this? Surgery was cancelled and I wasted $400 on the cream I had to use daily prior to surgery for 2 months. No refund. Payment was received up front for cosmetic surgery and I was told refund fir that would take up to 3 months. Staff was not helpful and I feel as if my time and money was wasted. I've informed friends and family of mu unfortunate situation and we are all very disappointes in this type of treatment to customers. 
Paid (or co-pay): $2800
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RID: 2649270
15/05/13 5 4 3 3 I did not believe the MD managed my complications well. Minimized the concerns I had and didn't take the time necessary to fix the problem right the first try. Had to repeat procedure and finally took MY suggestion to use smaller implant. I wasn't happy with lift of healthy breast and this was corroborated by another professional's comment that "it looked like a rushed job". 
Insurance: Blue Cross / Blue Shield
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RID: 1373010
26/02/11 5 5 5 4 Saw Dr Frank after he did my friends breasts. I actually saw 6 docs before I decided. Dr Frank had the best bedside manner and nicest staff. Love my result and have referred several (happy) people to Dr Frank. 
Insurance: Anthem
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RID: 1258528
25/09/10 1 4 2 5 My wife had a breast augmentation done by Dr. Frank. Dr. Frank talked her into trying to resize her left areola during the procedure against her wishes. When the procedure had been completed Dr. Frank accidentally cut out the permanent stitch for the areola. Consequently her areola is now the same size as it was previously except now it looks like someone carved her up. The scarring is very noticeable and she does not like to look at her breasts in the light because of it. After he cut out the stitch, Dr. Frank told my wife he did not need to see her again. She did not go back and does not want to because she knows her breast will never be the same after what happened and she does not want to deal with the physical and emotion pain she would face if an attempt was made to correct the now scarred and unnatural looking areola. 
Paid (or co-pay): $6500
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RID: 1137345
26/03/10 5 3 5 5 I love my results and could not be happier. I had a breast augmentation and lipo. Both Dr. Frank & his staff were very professional & helpful every step of the way, from choosing the right size for me and helping me handle unexpected medical issues that came up! I will only use Dr. Frank!!!!  Respond
RID: 545304
24/03/08 5 5 5 5 Love this Man!!!Best surgeon ever!!I had A Tummy tuck in 2006 and a breast lift in 2007 and both surgeries were done to perfection.I would never trust any other MD but Dr.Frank. I would recommend him to everyone I know.Office staff was just as wonderful as him.There is not one bad thing I could say,everything was just perfect.  Respond
RID: 427066
10/10/07 5 5 5 5 I've had two breast augmentations with Dr. Frank...I even had his mesh sling device he created implanted with my second augmentation. My results are excellent and I wouldn't trust anyone else with a procedure such as this. He truly is an amazing surgeon. Very professional and made me feel comfortable from the start!  Respond
RID: 106838
22/01/07 5 5 4 Dr. Frank performed labiaplasty on me. I wanted a female doctor at first. Went I went in to visit, his kind and professional attitude won me over. He was very interested in what I wanted and I am very happy with the results. I highly recommend him.  Respond
RID: 54306
03/11/06 5 5 5 I came to Dr. Frank a 36A... I did not feel like a woman and I didn't look it. I was determined a MAN was not going to see me or do my surgery, which is why I originally chose his associate Dr. Agarwal. Unfortuately, Dr. Agarwal went on maternity leave approximaely the same time I made my decision to forge ahead with the breast augmentation. Dr. Frank offered to do the surgery, but I was so embarrased about how flat chested I was, the last thing I wanted was for a stranger, a man, to see me. Originally, I declined. Several weeks went by and eventually I agreed to me Dr. Frank. When I met him, I was terrified; not of the surgery, but of the thought of him wanting to examin my breast to discuss them and the procedure. I met Dr. Frank and his demeanor was so sincere and gentle that it put my fears at ease. He allowed me to ask any question. He explained the entire process to me, what to expect, the pain, the healing process, everything. I would not trust anyone other than him. 
Paid (or co-pay): $500000
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