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Dr. Francis Cullen, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 58

Dr. Cullen

Dr. Francis Cullen, MD is a general surgery specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from New York State U, College Of Medicine-Upstate in 1986 and specializes in general surgery and cosmetic, plastic & reconstructive surgery.


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(518) 482-7880

Dr. Cullen accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Cullen's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Wound Repair
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cullen performs Wound Repair more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Cullen performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Excision of Skin Lesion
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cullen performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Cullen performs this procedure more than 75% of his peers

Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cullen treats Moles (Benign Skin Lesions) more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Cullen treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Cullen's conditions and procedures:

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facelift
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Gynecomastia Repair
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hidradenitis
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Liposuction
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Francis Cullen, MD is a general surgery specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from New York State U, College Of Medicine-Upstate in 1986 and specializes in general surgery and cosmetic, plastic & reconstructive surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1994
New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Presbyterian Center
Fellowship Hospital
1993
Albany Med Coll
Fellowship Hospital
1991
Sinai Hosp Baltimore
Residency Hospital
1988
Albany Med Coll
Residency Hospital
1987
Albany Med Coll
Internship Hospital
1986
New York State U, College Of Medicine-Upstate
Medical School
1994
1993
1991
1988
1987
1986

Awards

Dr. Cullen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cullen

4.9

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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He was very knowledgeable, took his time to explain the procedure and was very caring.
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Dr Cullen is great. I haven’t had my surgery yet. But he made me feel comfortable and he is very informative., and easy to talk to. Trying to book the surgery and getting quotes from the person in charge of that aspect of the office, is like pulling teeth. I’ve been waiting 3 weeks for them to...Read More
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I had a growth under my eye, I went to and ophthalmologist and had it removed. Uncomfortable procedure and incomplete removal. After the healing process it was still there. For two years I’ve been trying to get an appointment with someone to look at this problem. Today I met with Dr. Cullen, he...Read More
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Dr Cullen operated on me in 2016 and I have been to his office many times since then. He and his staff are .......cooperative,courteous,and very professional.But best of all is the rapport that the Doctor establishes with the patient. He is warm,informative, a good listener....and a top tier...Read More
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