Dr. Francis Pecoraro, MD

Dr. Francis Pecoraro, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(30)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Francis Pecoraro, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation doctor who practices in Wilmington, NC. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

3787 Shipyard Blvd

Wilmington, NC 28403

Contact Information

(910) 332-3800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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Board Certifications

Dr. Pecoraro does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • Ross University, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Pecoraro has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Pecoraro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pecoraro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pecoraro to family and friends
2.4
based on 30 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (16)

Dr. Pecoraro's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (6)

Wilmington, NC |
Summaries of visits, etc. are totally false and defame your character. Then you're trapped, no other doctor will touch you. That one bad report ruins 20, 30, 40 years of stellar compliance. Medical info: wrong procedure, wrong medication and wrong location recorded. Has zero...more
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Wilmington, NC |
Pecoraro is an absolute disaster of a doctor. He is never on time, appointments take most of your day away from you, he never follows up with insurance companies to get the approvals that are needed to truly treat his patients. Strongly caution any new patients or referrals to look for a better...more
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Wilmington, NC |
I'm writing this review to inform others of Dr. Pecoraro's limited follow up and drive to help his patient. I have had lower back pain for years, saw the doctor, had an MRI, he offered a procedure, the insurance company denied it do to lack of information. Dr, Pecoraro never followed up with me...more
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in Wilmington, NC |
Very rude and unprofessional!
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in Wilmington, NC |
Dr Pecoraro is a wonderful, caring, knowledgeable doctor who spends as much time as needed with each patient. Sometimes this causes him to run alittle behind but he is well worth the wait. If you are not willing to wait while a doctor spends time with a patient who needs additional attention you...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Pecoraro accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Pecoraro has admitting privileges

New Hanover Regional Medical Center
2131 S 17th St
Wilmington, NC 28401
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