Dr. Edward Franko, MD

Dr. Edward Franko, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Edward Franko, MD is a general surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Toledo College Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

3409 Worth St Ste 600

Dallas, TX 75246

Contact Information

(214) 824-1730

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Intestinal Obstruction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Constipation
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Franko's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

23  Conditions Treated

27  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University Of Toledo College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Cleveland Clin Fdn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Cleveland Clin Fdn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Baylor University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Franko has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Franko's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Franko to family and friends
18 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Franko's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I actually like Dr. Franko - very skilled and patient physician. The reason for the low marks is office staff and procedures. Spoke with Ellie and Carolyn Simmons today whom were unprofessional - NO PLACE FOR DISRESPECTFUL talk to a patient. The office has switched over to 3 new systems within a...more
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We have seen Dr Franco for many years. Skilled and thorough surgeon
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Thought he would fix a problem, procedure did not help. Waste of money.
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bad communication, lack of detail and cold and his staff are the worst
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