Kathleen Frekko Farrell, MD

Concierge Internal Medicine

Kathleen Frekko Farrell, MD

Locations for Dr. Frekko Farrell

  • Washingtonian Magazine Top Doctors (since 2010)
  • Washington Consumers’ Checkbook Top Rated Doctor
  • SuperDoctors Rising Star

656 Quince Orchard Road
Suite 100
Gaithersburg, MD 20878

Other Providers at Frekko Primary Care Concierge

Kathleen Frekko Farrell, MD

"In the concierge practice, I have more time to educate patients about disease prevention and their individual health issues. When patients have the knowledge and tools, they can make better lifestyle decisions which often leads to better health outcomes."

Information about my Concierge Practice


Internship and Residency

Beth Israel Deaconess, Harvard Medical School
Internal Medicine, Primary Care
Boston, MA

Academic Appointments

Clinical Fellow in Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Medical School

Georgetown University School of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
Washington, D.C.

Pre-IRTA Fellowship

National Institutes of Health
Washington, D.C.

Undergraduate School

Colgate University
Bachelor of Arts
Hamilton, NY


Alpha Omega Alpha, Honor Medical Society, Georgetown School of Medicine
Beta Beta Beta, National Biological Honor Society, Colgate University
Scholar Athlete of the Patriot League, Colgate University

Hospital Affiliated With

Shady Grove Adventist Hospital

Professional Associations

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society (AΩA)

Georgetown Clinical Society

Maryland State Medical Society (MedChi)

Montgomery County Medical Society (MCMS)

Personal Interests

Dr. Farrell enjoys tennis, yoga, reading, hiking, and spending time with her husband and their three children.


Kathleen Frekko Farrell, MD is a Board-Certified Internist practicing outpatient Internal Medicine in Gaithersburg, Maryland.

After completing a Bachelor of Arts from Colgate University, in Hamilton, New York, Dr. Farrell was offered a Pre-IRTA Fellowship at the National Institutes of Health. There she participated in multiple research projects at the National Cancer Institute in the Division of Hematopathology, resulting in three publications. Dr. Farrell obtained her Doctor of Medicine degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha (AΩA) Honor Society. She completed her Internal Medicine Internship and Residency with a special focus on Primary Care at Beth Israel Deaconess, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

Just after Residency, Dr. Farrell married a fellow Georgetown School of Medicine graduate, and moved to Rochester, MN for a year, and worked as an Internist at Olmsted Medical Center. Dr. Farrell and her family moved back East and began working at Frekko Primary Care. She is on staff at Shady Grove Adventist Hospital and is a member of the Montgomery County Medical Society, MedChi, Georgetown Clinical Society, and AΩA Honor Society. During her time in Maryland, she has been chosen as a “Top Doc” in Washingtonian and Consumers’ Checkbook magazines. Dr. Farrell has also been chosen as a “Rising Star” in SuperDoctors magazine.