Dr. Francesca Byrne, MD

Dr. Francesca Byrne, MD

Pediatric Cardiology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 39
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Dr. Francesca Byrne, MD is a pediatric cardiology specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from University of Colorado At Denver in 2006 and specializes in pediatric cardiology.Read her story

790 E Willow St Ste 150

Long Beach, CA 90806

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Benefit Panel Services
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CalOptima
  • Cigna
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Byrne performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Heart Disease
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more than 11% of peers
Cardiac Imaging
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more than 2% of peers

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Dr. Byrne's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Byrne "Dr. Francesca A. Byrne is a board certified Pediatric Cardiologist with additional expertise in non-invasive imaging including fetal echocardiography. Dr. Byrne completed undergraduate school at Dartmouth College, where she earned a bachelor's degree in French. She then obtained her medical degree at the University of Colorado School of Medicine in Denver, where she was awarded for her exceptional commitment to medicine. She then completed her residency in Pediatrics at New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center. She subsequently completed Pediatric cardiology fellowship training at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Byrne is a board certified Pediatric Cardiologist and board certified Pediatrics with additional expertise in non-invasive imaging including fetal echocardiography. Her research on assessment of fetal hearts has been published by peer-reviewed scientific journals and has been presented at national and international cardiology conferences. She is a member of the American Society of Echocardiography, the American College of Cardiology, and the American Academy of Pediatrics.Dr. Byrne has staffing privileges at Long Beach Miller Children's, Fountain Valley Regional, Saddleback Memorial Medical Center, St Mary's Medical Center, Children's Hospital of Orange County (CHOC), CHOC at Mission, Orange Coast Memorial, and St. Joseph Hospitals. She enjoys teaching medical students and residents, and takes pride in practicing evidenced-based medicine."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Byrne "Francesca A. Byrne, M.D. is a board certified Pediatric Cardiologist and Pediatrician with additional expertise in non-invasive imaging including fetal echocardiography. Her research on assessment of fetal hearts has been published by peer-reviewed scientific journals and has been presented at national and international cardiology conferences. She enjoys teaching medical students and residents, and takes pride in practicing evidenced-based medicine."

1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

38  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Down Syndrome
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
  • Kawasaki Disease
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Truncus Arteriosus
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
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15  Procedures

Background Check

0 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

  • Dartmouth Coll
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • University of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • New York Presbyterian Hosp Cornell Univ
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • New York Presbyterian Hosp Cornell Univ
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Byrne has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Byrne's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Byrne to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Byrne'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Still waiting to hear back from doctor regarding echo stress test for my 9 year old son. Never ever again will we take him to these doctors.
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I can't say enough about Dr. Byrne. She put me at ease immediately and took the time to discuss all aspects of my son's diagnosis and recommendations for his care. She made sure I understood all of his labs and abnormal tests. I trust her completely in the care of my son and would highly recommend...more
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