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Frances R Zappalla , DO

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Medical Group:

Nemours Pediatric Specialists
Specialty Accepting New Patients
Pediatric Cardiology
  Board Certified in 1998
Yes
Age: 55     Gender: F
Years in practice: 22
Areas of Clinical Interest: Congenital Heart Disease
Congenital Heart Disease
Hypertension
Childhood Obesity
Preventive Cardiology

Medical School:
New York College of Osteopathic Medicine

Residency:
Brookdale Hospital Medical Center

Fellowships:

  • Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, Univeristy of Arizona
  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Primary Affiliation:  Bryn Mawr Hospital

* Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

Nemours Pediatric Specialists   (view other physicians at this practice)

Office Information

Location:
Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
1600 Rockland Road
Wilmington, DE  19803

TEL: 302.651.4200
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Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

hours icon Hours: Weekdays
 
Location:
MLH Center in Newtown Square, Suite 280
3855 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA  19073

TEL: 610.557.4800
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Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

hours icon Hours: Weekdays
 
Location:
825 Old Lancaster Road, Suite 250
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010

TEL: 610.542.3300 FAX: 610.542.3320
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Public Transportation, Handicap Access

hours icon Hours: Weekdays
 
Location:
Main Line Health Center in Collegeville
599 Arcola Road
Collegeville, PA  19426

TEL: 302.651.6660 FAX: 610.557.4816
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Public Transportation, Handicap Access

hours icon Hours: Weekdays
 
Nemours Pediatric Specialists
1600 Rockland Road
Wilmington, DE  19803

TEL: 302.651.4200

View Map | Get Directions

Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

Hours:Weekdays

Nemours Pediatric Specialists
3855 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA  19073

TEL: 610.557.4800

View Map | Get Directions

Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

Hours:Weekdays

Nemours Pediatric Specialists Bryn Mawr, PA  19010

TEL: 610.542.3300 FAX: 610.542.3320

View Map | Get Directions

Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

Hours:Weekdays

Nemours Pediatric Specialists
599 Arcola Road
Collegeville, PA  19426

TEL: 302.651.6660 FAX: 610.557.4816

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Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

Hours:Weekdays



Professional Staff

FRANCES ZAPPALLA, Pediatric Cardiologist
Phone: 3026516600
Fax: 3026515345
Email: fzappall@nemours.org

Paul Anisman, Pediatric Cardiologist
Phone: 3026516600
Email: panisman@nemours.org

Bradley Robinson, Pediatric Cardiologist
Phone: 3026516600
Email: bwrobins@nemours.org

Christian Pizaroo, Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon
Phone: 302651-6600

Recent Clinical Studies Published

Zappalla, FR  Childhood obesity and future cardiac risk: what should physicians be look for?  Pediatric Health, June 2010, Vol. 4, No. 3, Pages 255-265.

Zappalla, FR, Gidding SS.  Lipid management in children.  Endocrinol Metab Clin N Am 38:171-183, 2009.

 

Hassink SG, Zappalla F, Falini L, Datto G.  Exercise and the obeses child. Progress in Pediatrics Vol 25, Issue 2, September 2008 153-157

 

Zappalla, FR.  Evaluation of dyslipidemia in children.  Pediatric Annals  35(11):808-813, 2006.

Current Memberships and Activities

American College of Osteopathic Pediatricians, Member

American College of Cardiology, Fellow

 American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow

American Heart Association, Section on CV Disease in the Young, Member

Hellenic Medical Society of Philadelphia, Executive Board

 

GENERAL

Specialty: Pediatric Cardiology (Board Certified in 1998) - Accepting New Patients
Age: 55     Gender: F
Years in practice: 22

Medical School:
New York College of Osteopathic Medicine

Residency:
Brookdale Hospital Medical Center

Fellowships:

  • Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, Univeristy of Arizona
  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Primary Affiliation:  Bryn Mawr Hospital

* Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

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PRACTICE

Practice Name:
Nemours Pediatric Specialists

appointment icon Locations:

Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
1600 Rockland Road
Wilmington, DE  19803
TEL: 302.651.4200
transportation icon Access Information:  Public Transportation,Handicap Access
hours icon Hours: Weekdays
MLH Center in Newtown Square, Suite 280
3855 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA  19073
TEL: 610.557.4800
transportation icon Access Information:  Public Transportation,Handicap Access
hours icon Hours: Weekdays
825 Old Lancaster Road, Suite 250
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
TEL: 610.542.3300 FAX: 610.542.3320
transportation icon Access Information:  Public Transportation,Handicap Access
hours icon Hours: Weekdays
Main Line Health Center in Collegeville
599 Arcola Road
Collegeville, PA  19426
TEL: 302.651.6660 FAX: 610.557.4816
transportation icon Access Information:  Public Transportation,Handicap Access
hours icon Hours: Weekdays
Areas of Clinical Interest: Congenital Heart Disease
Congenital Heart Disease
Hypertension
Childhood Obesity
Preventive Cardiology

Professional Staff

FRANCES ZAPPALLA, Pediatric Cardiologist
Phone: 3026516600
Fax: 3026515345
Email: fzappall@nemours.org

Paul Anisman, Pediatric Cardiologist
Phone: 3026516600
Email: panisman@nemours.org

Bradley Robinson, Pediatric Cardiologist
Phone: 3026516600
Email: bwrobins@nemours.org

Christian Pizaroo, Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon
Phone: 302651-6600


PUBLICATIONS & CITATIONS

Recent Clinical Studies Published

Zappalla, FR  Childhood obesity and future cardiac risk: what should physicians be look for?  Pediatric Health, June 2010, Vol. 4, No. 3, Pages 255-265.

Zappalla, FR, Gidding SS.  Lipid management in children.  Endocrinol Metab Clin N Am 38:171-183, 2009.

 

Hassink SG, Zappalla F, Falini L, Datto G.  Exercise and the obeses child. Progress in Pediatrics Vol 25, Issue 2, September 2008 153-157

 

Zappalla, FR.  Evaluation of dyslipidemia in children.  Pediatric Annals  35(11):808-813, 2006.

Current Memberships and Activities

American College of Osteopathic Pediatricians, Member

American College of Cardiology, Fellow

 American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow

American Heart Association, Section on CV Disease in the Young, Member

Hellenic Medical Society of Philadelphia, Executive Board

 

Membership on the medical staff of any of our hospitals does not constitute an employment or agency relationship.

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