Dr. Frank S. Folk, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 82

450 Clarkson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203
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Dr. Folk's Experience

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Patient Satisfaction

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450 Clarkson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203
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    Dr. Folk's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    Procedures Dr. Folk Performs

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    Background Check for Dr. Folk

    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

    Howard University College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1961

    Internship Hospital

    Kings County Hospital Center
    Complete in 1962

    Residency Hospital

    Freedman Howard University
    Complete in 1966
    SUNY Downstate Med School
    Complete in 1974
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Folk & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Folk

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Folk to family and friends

    1 response
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Folk's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    1 response
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    1 response
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    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes 1 response
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Folk
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    1 response
    above
    national average

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    Is Dr. Folk accepting new patients?

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    Office Locations

    A
    450 Clarkson Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11203
    (718) 630-3761 (Fax)
    B
    University Surgeons Of Brooklyn
    470 Clarkson Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11203
    (718) 270-1421 (Office)
    C
    490 New York Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11225
    (718) 990-4261 (Office)
    D
    Frank S Folk MD
    763 Lenox Rd
    Brooklyn, NY 11203
    (718) 221-4787 (Office)
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