Dr. Frances Allocco, MD

Dr. Frances Allocco, MD

General Surgery | Female | 40 years old

Dr. Frances Allocco is fellowship trained in minimally invasive surgery (small incision surgery) and also...Read more

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Dr. Frances Allocco is fellowship trained in minimally invasive surgery (small incision surgery) and also performs robotic surgery. She...   Read More

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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abscess
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Disorders
    • Aneurysm
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Benign Tumor
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Breast Lump
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Fracture
    • Gallstones
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Lung Cancer
    • Partial Lung Collapse
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pilonidal Cyst
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Thrombosis
    • Ulcer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Disease
    • Ventral Hernia

    Procedures Performed

    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biopsy
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Cyst Incision and Drainage
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Excision of Cyst
    • Excision of Lipoma
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
    • Excision of Stomach Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hepatectomy
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
    • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
    • Laparoscopic Ventral Herniorrhaphy
    • Laparotomy
    • Lumpectomy
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Sentinel Node Biopsy
    • Splenectomy
    • Temporal Artery Biopsy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Vaginal Surgery
    • Wound Repair

    Background Check

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      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

    • Medical School
      University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine

      Graduated in 2002

    • Residency Hospital
      Case Western University Hospitals Of Cleveland

      Completed in 2009

    • Fellowship Hospital
      The Methodist Hospital, Houston TX

      Completed in 2010

    • Undergraduate School
      Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine

      Graduated in 1996

    Awards & Recognition

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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

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

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes

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    Dr. Allocco's Care Philosophy

    Dr. Frances Allocco is fellowship trained in minimally invasive surgery (small incision surgery) and also performs robotic surgery.  She wants to take the time to explain things so patients understand and their questions are answered. She wants to be there for her patients, not only at the time of surgery, but before and after.