Dr. Francis J. Porreca, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 63

2300 Westchester Ave
Bronx, NY 10462
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Dr. Porreca's Experience

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Dr. Porreca's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Porreca Performs

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
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Conditions Dr. Porreca Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Montefiore Medical Center
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467

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Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Porreca

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Appointments & Offices

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Montefiore Medical Group
Montefiore Medical Group
2300 Westchester Ave
Bronx, NY 10462
MMC Eastern Vascular Associates
MMC Eastern Vascular Associates
3219 E Tremont Ave Suite A
Bronx, NY 10461
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    Dr. Porreca's Experience

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    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery, 2013
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    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparotomy
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass Procedures
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Varicose Vein Procedures
    2
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Breast Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Porreca

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Graduated in 1978

    Internship Hospital

    Montefiore Med Center
    Complete in 1979

    Residency Hospital

    Montefiore Med Center
    Complete in 1983

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Hospital Penn
    Complete in 1984
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Porreca & Staff

    • English
    • Italian
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    Dr. Porreca's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Porreca

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Porreca to family and friends

    2 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Porreca's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 2 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Porreca
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
    above
    national average

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    Office Locations

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    Montefiore Medical Group
    2300 Westchester Ave
    Bronx, NY 10462
    (718) 829-1900 (Office)
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    MMC Eastern Vascular Associates
    3219 E Tremont Ave Suite A
    Bronx, NY 10461
    (718) 792-8115 (Office)
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