Dr. Frank M. Walker M.D.
OB-GYN (Obstetrician-Gynecologist)305 W Jackson St Suite 100 Carbondale IL, 62901
Dr. Frank Walker is an obstetrician-gynecologist practicing in Carbondale, IL. Dr. Walker specializes in women's health, particularly the female reproductive system, pregnancy and childbirth. As an obstetrician-gynecologist, or OB-GYN, Dr. Walker can treat a number of health issues related to the vagina, uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes and breasts. Dr Walker can also treat women during pregnancy, labor, childbirth and the postpartum period. In this specialty, doctors focus on reproductive care from puberty through adulthood.
Education and Training
Univ of Tx Med Branch Galveston, Galveston Tx 1969
- Naval Hospital, Obstetrics And Gynecology Naval Hosp, Flexible Or Transitional Year
- Cook County Hospital
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