Dr. Francis Averill, MD

Dr. Francis Averill, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Francis Averill, MD is a pulmonologist in Clearwater, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1985 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

802 N Belcher Rd

Clearwater, FL 33765

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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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Averill's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cough
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Averill treats Cough more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Averill treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Averill treats Shortness of Breath more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Averill treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Averill treats Sleep Apnea more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Averill treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea

Dr. Averill's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
  • Allergy and-or Sensitivity Elimination Reprogramming Technique
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bird Flu
  • Breath Testing
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cryptococcosis
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Drug Allergy
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Eosinophilia
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Eye Infections
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Food Allergy
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hives
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insect Sting Allergies
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Itchy Skin
  • Latex Allergy
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Parasomnias
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patch Testing
  • Penicillin Allergy
  • Perennial Allergic Rhinitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pleurisy
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spirometry
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing
  • Xolair® Therapy

About Me

Care Philosophy

"Giving of ourselves...so you receive...the best care."

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Adult Research
  • Allergy & Asthma
  • Behavioral Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Averill's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Averill

3.0

Based on 50 reviews

5 Stars
48%
(24)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
6%
(3)
1 Star
46%
(23)

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I have severe sleep apnea. My test score was that I stopped breathing 63 times p/hr. Saw him for 2 yrs. My score only improved to 20-30 times p/hr with his care. I expressed concern many times but his response was, "Well, you're better than you were." I felt dismissed and angry. Finally saw...Read More
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I am a new patient here at St. Francis, Sleep, Lung & Allergy Institute.. I could not be happier with the level of service that was provided to me and my Husband. You all do a fantastic job serving your patients. God Bless you all!
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Had to wait forever. Dr spent maybe 3 minutes with me and was rude
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Wonderful Dr. And great staff. Has helped me tremendously. Would highly recommend .
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I have been to the office twice. The office staff is professional and helpful. The Doctor is prompt and thorough. He listens thoughtfully and is well prepared to discuss the situation and any potential future direction. I would highly recommend him as a pulmonary provider.
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