Ronald E.p. FrenkelMD, FACS, FICS, FAAO
Dr. Frenkel founded the East Florida Eye Institute in 1989 to bring state of the art diagnosis and treatment to the Treasure Coast, specializing in the most advanced treatments for Macular Degeneration and Glaucoma. He has been selected as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for eight years in a row (2008-2015). He has also been selected as one of the US News and World Report Top Ophthalmologists. Dr. Frenkel is a Board Certified and fellowship-trained ophthalmologist.
He earned his medical degree from the Wayne State University of Medicine where he was awarded numerous honors for his clinical work. Dr. Frenkel interned at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. While at Harvard he was made Clinical Fellow in Medicine. He completed his Ophthalmology residency at Kresge Eye Institute. Before founding East Florida Eye Institute, Dr. Frenkel returned to Harvard Medical School and the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary to pursue advanced sub-specialty fellowship training.