Dr. Francis Averill, MD

Dr. Francis Averill, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(47)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Francis Averill, MD is a pulmonology specialist in Clearwater, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1985 and specializes in pulmonology, critical care medicine, and more.

802 N Belcher Rd

Clearwater, FL 33765

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
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Top Care Areas

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Cough
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shortness of Breath
very high
more than 99% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Adult Research
  • Allergy & Asthma
  • Behavioral Sleep Medicine
  • Child & Adolescent Allergy
  • Clinical Research
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Immunology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatric Immunology
  • Pediatric Sleep Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Richmond University Medical Center
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Johns Hopkins
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Averill has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Averill's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Averill to family and friends
2.9
based on 47 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (47)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (22)

Dr. Averill's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in St Petersburg, FL
Would not recommend this doctor. Impossible to get in touch with nurse, phone rarely goes to voicemail and when it does, calls are never returned. I got lucky and actually got to speak to the nurse but never got a return phone call. Later attempts were unanswered. Requires unnecessary...more
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in St Petersburg, FL
I wish I had checked Health Grades before I went to Dr Averill. Everything Iv read has happend to me as well. He came in the room & didn't introduce himself or greet me & my husband. He began immediately typing on the computer. He then prints out something from the internet and hands it to me,...more
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in Clearwater, FL
Greats nicely, asks 1-2 brief questions, then spends most of the visit inputting on the computer, seldom looks back at you, then gets up - and he is done or is sending in a nurse to give you an injection. When you go back out to reception , is when you find out when he wants to see you again. ...more
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in Clearwater, Fl
Waited over an hour and then he spent 3 minutes with me. Did not let me ask any questions. Would not go back.
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in Clearwater, FL
Dr. Averill Administered a harsh drug and on the first night I had problems with the med I 1st called the Pharmacy for this med and they told me I need to speak to my Dr. so I called his off and left a message and 7 days later (still having issues) no phone call, this is a med that could cause...more
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