Psychiatrist in Virginia Beach, Virginia Frinette Checo, Psychiatrist

License: MD

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 41-65+

Appointments: In-office only. Telehealth not available

Manages Medications: Yes

Psychiatrist in Virginia Beach, Virginia Frinette Checo, MD

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. She completed a fellowship in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy at the Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute.

Dr.Checo provides outpatient psychiatric medication management for adults 41 years and older, and treats a range of conditions including mood disorders (depression, bipolar disorder), anxiety disorders (OCD, panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorders, 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.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Carelon (Beacon)
  • Elevance Health (Anthem BCBS)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Humana
  • Johns Hopkins Healthcare (JHHC)
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Provider Network of America (PNOA)
  • Tricare East (Humana Military)


  • Men
  • Women


  • English
  • Spanish



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Frinette Checo. You can also call 948-212-3289 to have someone assist you.

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