Friendly & Patient-Focused

Your Trusted Dermatologists in Rhode Island Since 1987

Our staff of trained and experienced dermatologists and other health care professionals has served the Rhode Island community for more than three decades. Why choose us? Because when you’re looking for an accurate diagnosis and an effective treatment plan, experience counts.

We focus on prevention and treatment of skin diseases as well as skin conditions that are unsightly and annoying. Choose us as your skin care center for the whole family. We treat pediatric patients with childhood skin care needs, teens who need acne treatment, and adults with cancerous skin conditions or simply with the skin care problems that many of us face as we age.

Even if you've been told in the past that your skin condition cannot be effectively treated, consult with us today. New treatments constantly become available, and we know and use the latest, most effective treatment for you specific problem.

If you’re ready to ease your mind and heal your skin, schedule an appointment with us today!

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Experienced, compassionate and here to help.

Meet Our Care Team

Our passionate, dynamic team of dermatology experts brings a wealth of experience to your treatment. We’re here to provide you with an accurate diagnosis and a skin treatment plan that works for you.

Ellen Frankel, MD
Ellen Frankel, MD
Pediatrician, Dermatologist
Michael Bharier, MD
Michael Bharier, MD
Natalie Driscoll, APRN
Natalie Driscoll, APRN
Nurse Practitioner

We Accept Most Insurances

RI Skin Doc accepts most of Rhode Island’s major health insurance providers, but we’re happy to discuss your options with you and help as best we can. If your insurance provider is not listed here, please give our knowledgeable and friendly staff a call.

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Here's What Our Patients Have to Say

  • I've been a patient of Dr. Frankel since 2002 and my skin is better because of it.

    Deborah B. January 21, 2021

  • John M. January 20, 2021
  • Very professional

    Michael R. January 19, 2021
  • The staff went above and beyond to verify my insurance so I wouldn’t have a huge out-of pocket expense. Extremely helpful and pleasant!

    Lisa B. January 14, 2021

  • Michael O. January 14, 2021
  • Efficient check in, on time (actually called me in early), quick painless biopsy, and efficient check out with next appt made.

    Corinne F. January 14, 2021

  • Joann M. January 14, 2021
  • Took care of my needs

    Wanita P. January 14, 2021
  • Natalie Driscoll was very Thorough and attentive to details. She explained everything in depth it was a pleasure.

    Michael H. January 14, 2021

  • Robin D. January 13, 2021