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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 61

853 N Church St Ste 620
Spartanburg, SC 29303
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Dr. France's Experience

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Dr. France's Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Procedures Dr. France Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
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Hospital Quality

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Spartanburg Regional Medical Center
101 East Wood Street
Spartanburg, SC 29303

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Medical Group Carolinas Gastro
Medical Group Carolinas Gastro
853 N Church St Ste 620
Spartanburg, SC 29303
853 N Church St Ste 620
Spartanburg, SC 29303
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    Dr. France's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
    • Fecal Impaction Removal
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Manometry
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulum of Esophagus
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Food Poisoning
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
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    • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Hepatitis D
    • Hepatorenal Syndrome
    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Lactose Intolerance
    • Malnutrition
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Pouchitis
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Salmonella Food Poisoning
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    West Virginia University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1980

    Internship Hospital

    Charleston Area Med Center
    Complete in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    Charleston Area Med Center
    Complete in 1983

    Fellowship Hospital

    Duke University
    Complete in 1985
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. France & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. France's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    4.2 out of 5

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    Dr. France's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. France

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.4 out of 5

    5 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Medical Group Carolinas Gastro
    853 N Church St Ste 620
    Spartanburg, SC 29303
    (864) 573-7511 (Office)
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    853 N Church St Ste 620
    Spartanburg, SC 29303
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