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Carmel Fratianni, MD, FACE joins Main Line HealthCare Endocrinology at Riddle Hospital

October 23, 2017 News Releases

The Main Line HealthCare physician network is pleased to welcome Carmel Fratianni, MD, FACE, to Main Line HealthCare Endocrinology at Riddle Hospital, part of Main Line Health.

Dr. Fratianni has been in practice for more than 20 years and specializes in general endocrinology, with a strong interest in thyroid disease and dysfunction. She also cares for patients with adrenal and pituitary disease as well as diabetes and osteoporosis. She earned her medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and completed her internal medicine residency at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New York. After completing her clinical fellowship in endocrinology at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and Hospital for Special Surgery, she went on to complete an NIH research fellowship in Androgen Biology at Cornell University Medical College in New York.

Board-certified in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism, and a fellow of the American College of Endocrinology for more than 10 years, Dr. Fratianni most recently practiced at Southern Illinois University, where she was a professor of medicine and program director of the endocrinology and diabetes fellowship, as well as director of the endocrine thyroid nodule evaluation clinic. Dr. Fratianni considers the physician-patient relationship to be the cornerstone of effective patient care. She is committed to this therapeutic relationship as well as gaining patient trust and engagement through communication and understanding.

Main Line HealthCare Endocrinology at Riddle Hospital is located in Suite 3408 at Riddle Hospital Health Center 3, 1098 West Baltimore Pike in Media. Dr. Fratianni welcomes new patients and participates in most insurance plans, including HMOs and PPOs. She joins Peter Dahl, MD in practice.

To make an appointment with Dr. Fratianni, or for more information about the practice, call 484.234.5000, or visit mainlinehealth.org/riddleendocrinology.

About Main Line Health

Founded in 1985, Main Line Health is a not-for-profit health system serving portions of Philadelphia and its western suburbs. Main Line Health’s commitment—to deliver advanced medicine to treat and cure disease while also playing an important role in prevention and disease management as well as training physicians and other health care providers—reflects our intent to keep our community and ourselves well ahead. A team of more than 10,000 employees and 2,000 physicians care for patients throughout the Main Line Health system.

At Main Line Health’s core are four of the region’s most respected acute care hospitals—Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital—as well as one of the nation’s recognized facilities for rehabilitative medicine, Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital.

The Main Line Health system also includes Mirmont Treatment Center for drug and alcohol recovery; Main Line Health HomeCare & Hospice, which includes skilled home health care, hospice and home infusion services; Main Line Health Centers, primary and specialty care, lab and radiology, and other outpatient services located in Broomall, Collegeville, Concordville, Exton and Newtown Square; Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, a biomedical research organization; and Main Line HealthCare, one of the region’s largest multispecialty physician networks.

Main Line Health is the recipient of numerous awards for quality care and service, including System Magnet® designation, the nation’s highest distinction for nursing excellence, the Mid-Atlantic Alliance for Performance Excellence (MAAPE) Excellence Award, and recognition as among the nation’s best employers by Forbes magazine. Main Line Health is committed to creating an environment of diversity, respect and inclusion and has proudly embraced the American Hospital Association’s #123forEquity Pledge to Act to eliminate disparities in care. We are dedicated to advancing patient-centered care, education and research to help our community stay healthy.

About Main Line HealthCare

Main Line HealthCare, the employed multi-specialty physician network of Main Line Health, includes nearly 400 community and hospital-based physicians spanning over 30 clinical specialties and subspecialties.

Contact

Bridget Therriault
Director, Communications
Office: 484.580.1025
Cell: 484.222.9154
therriaultb@mlhs.org