Dr. Anthony Defranco, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 57

2801 W Kinnickinnic River Pkwy Suite 777
Milwaukee, WI 53215
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Dr. Defranco's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Care Philosophy

At Cardiology Associates, P.S.C., we are committed to our patients' overall cardiac health. Through proper education, effective diagnostic procedures, and the application of the field's most current technologies, we strive to offer the highest level of education, treatment and rehabilitation. To remain abreast of the latest advances in cardiology, our physicians and staff participate regularly in continuing medical education programs and seminars to provide the most up-to-date and effective care available.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease, 1993
  • Internal Medicine, 1989
  • Interventional Cardiology, 2000
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  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Senator Robert Emerson Award for Community Service in Medical Care, 2003
  • The Philip E. Sheridan Prize, Tufts University School of Medicine, 1985
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 1984
  • Consultant of the Year, McLaren Regional Medical Family Practice Teaching Service, 2001
  • Top Doctors in America: Cardiologists, 2000-2003
  • Transfer Status for emergency percutaneous coronary interventions: An important predictor of worse prognosis, 2003
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Education & Training

Medical School

Tufts University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1985

Internship Hospital

University Chicago Med Center
Complete in 1986

Residency Hospital

University Chicago Med Center
Complete in 1988

Fellowship Hospital

Cleveland Clinic
Complete in 1993
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Defranco & Staff

  • English

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