Dr. Al R. Franco, MD

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Dr. Al R. Franco, MD

Rheumatology | Male

11725 Slate Ave Ste 100, Riverside, CA 92505 Get Directions
(951) 352-1700

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Dr. Franco specializes in Rheumatology and practices in Riverside, CA. He practices at 1 location.

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    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    • How well provider listens and answers questions
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    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Dr. Franco's Office & Staff
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    in Peoria, AZ |
    Dr Franco is the BEST if you are battling an Auto Immun see this Dr you will NOT be sorry! He is very through and knows what he is doing. Kind soft spoken and really cares about your well being! He takes his time and runs labs and test NO other Dr ever did and finds the cause of your illness. I would recommend him TO EVERYONE...Love you Dr Fanco he is my shining angel and is helping me get me back and NOT sicky and yuck feeling
    I suffer from chronic RA condition!Called made appointment for Jan 4 with dr Franco.nice girl answered phone. Supervisor called back cancelled my appointment and told me it's scheduled for 6 weeks later. I told supervisor I had a health crisis.Was very sick and needed to see the dr Franco right away. That I was crawling to appointment in a week. Supervisor who is evil yelled at me said too bad! And hung up on me! Thats who he makea a supervisor?!she cancelled the appt 6 weeks later too!
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    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Conditions Treated

    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Arthritis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Behçet's Disease
    • Bleeding Disorders
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Joint Pain
    • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
    • Knee Disorders
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus
    • Lyme Disease
    • Malaise and Fatigue
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Scleroderma
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spondylitis
    • Still's Disease
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Tendonitis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vasculitis

    Procedures Performed

    • Joint Drainage
    • Joint Injection
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

    Background Check

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      Malpractice Claims

      No malpractice history found for California.

    • 0
      Sanctions

      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.

    Education

    • Medical School
      National Higher University Of San Marcos / Academy Of Human Medicine

      Graduated in 1974

    • Residency Hospital
      Union Mem Hospital

    Awards & Recognition

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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • German
    • Spanish
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Rheumatology
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Franco's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Franco

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients