Dr. Franklin Handel, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 64

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Dr. Handel's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Grandview Medical Center
405 West Grand Avenue
Dayton, OH 45405
Kettering Medical Center
3535 Southern Boulevard
Kettering, OH 45429

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
BENJAMIN SCHUSTER, M.D. & ASSOC
BENJAMIN SCHUSTER, M.D. & ASSOC
1141 N Monroe Dr
Xenia, OH 45385
Schuster Cardiology Associates
Schuster Cardiology Associates
3533 Southern Blvd Suite 3450
Dayton, OH 45429
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    Dr. Handel's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease, 1981
    • Internal Medicine, 1979
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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
    • 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)
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Handel

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.
    • 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

    Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Graduated in 1976

    Internship Hospital

    Ohio State U Hosp

    Residency Hospital

    Ohio State U Hosp

    Fellowship Hospital

    Duke U Med Ctr
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Handel & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    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

    Dr. Handel's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 4 hospitals where Dr. Handel has admitting privileges:

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    • Grandview Medical Center

    • Wilson Memorial Hospital

    • Kettering Medical Center

    • Kettering Medical Center - Sycamore

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Handel

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Handel to family and friends

    15 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Handel's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    14 responses
    same as
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 14 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Handel
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    15 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Handel accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    BENJAMIN SCHUSTER, M.D. & ASSOC
    1141 N Monroe Dr
    Xenia, OH 45385
    (937) 429-3060 (Office)
    (937) 372-3642 (Fax)
    B
    Schuster Cardiology Associates
    3533 Southern Blvd Suite 3450
    Dayton, OH 45429
    (937) 643-9940 (Office)
    C
    SCHUSTER CARDIOLOGY ASSOCIATES INC
    3533 Southern Blvd Suite 3550
    Kettering, OH 45429
    (937) 643-9939 (Office)
    (937) 643-9949 (Fax)
    D
    Schuster Cardiology Associates
    4000 Miamisburg Centerville Rd
    Miamisburg, OH 45342
    (937) 866-0637 (Office)
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