Frinette Checo, MD

Serving: 30+

About Frinette Checo, MD

Dr.Checo is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Adult Psychiatry and Geriatric Psychiatry. She completed her psychiatry residency training at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Boston, MA and a fellowship in geriatric psychiatry at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH. Dr.Checo completed a fellowship in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy at the Boston Psychoanalytic
Society and Institute. She provides psychiatric medication management for adults 30 years and older, and treats a range of conditions including mood disorders (such as depression, bipolar disorder), anxiety disorders (such as OCD, panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, phobias), ADHD, trauma/post-traumatic stress disorder, and psychotic disorders. Dr.Checo also specializes in treating behavioral disturbances associated with major neurocognitive disorders, more commonly known as dementia. Dr.Checo is a member of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry (AAGP). Dr. Checo is bilingual, and speaks Spanish with native fluency.

Specialties

She provides psychiatric medication management for adults 30 years and older, and treats a range of conditions including mood disorders (such as depression, bipolar disorder), anxiety disorders (such as OCD, panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, phobias), ADHD, trauma/post-traumatic stress disorder, and psychotic disorders. Dr.Checo also specializes in treating behavioral disturbances associated with major neurocognitive disorders, more commonly known as dementia.

  • ADD & ADHD
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorders
  • Depression
  • Medication Management
  • Mood Disorders
  • OCD
  • Panic Disorders
  • PTSD
  • Locations

    Virginia Beach

    575 Lynhaven Parkway, Suite 305
    Virginia Beach VA 23452