St. Petersburg, FL - Frank Biondolillo DO, FACEP, FACOEP, FAAEM has been appointed as the new Chief Medical Officer for Palms of Pasadena Hospital and St. Petersburg General Hospital. He is the newest member of the senior management teams for both hospitals.  Prior to accepting this position he was the Emergency Department Medical Director for The Villages Regional Hospital, The Villages, FL. He was Medical Director of the Emergency Department for St. Petersburg General Hospital and Northside Hospital 2012-2014.

Dr. Biondolillo is board certified in emergency medicine and has twenty years of experience. He received his medical education from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Erie, PA. He completed his internship at South Pointe Hospital, a Cleveland Clinic Hospital, Cleveland, OH, and then continued his residency at Cleveland Clinic Health Center, South Pointe Hospital in Cleveland, OH. In 2002, he moved to FL to work as the Emergency Department Medical Director for Munroe Regional Medical Center in Ocala, FL until moving to the area in 2011.

 As the South Pinellas Market CMO, Dr. Biondolillo will support and work collaboratively with respective hospital medical staffs and administrative leadership teams to champion local and West Florida Division HCA enterprise- wide quality initiatives.

“I am glad to be back working at St. Pete General and now with Palms; both are great organizations that focus on giving every patient the best care possible while conveying exemplary customer service.” said Chief Medical Officer Frank Biondolillo. “Essential to the leadership role is to ensure quality outcomes, patient safety and service.”

Dr. Biondolillo is available for interviews. For more information contact Pam Yarbrough at 727-341-4048 or