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Frank Pessler, MD, PhD

Specialities and Expertise

  • Pediatric Rheumatology, Infectious Diseases



  • Medical School: Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY
  • Doctorate: Molecular Pharmacology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY
  • Residency: Pediatrics, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Rheumatology, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Select Awards, Achievements and Publications

  • Over 150 articles in peer-reviewed journals