Dr. Francis Tsao, MD

Dr. Francis Tsao, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Francis Tsao, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in New York, NY. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 34 years.

1901 1st Ave Ste 1201

New York, NY 10029

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • QualCare

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Ear Disorders
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more than 62% of peers
Deafness
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more than 10% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
1

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
20

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Deafness
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Nosebleed
  • Otitis Media
  • Sinusitis
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Tinnitus
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
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Procedures

  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

1 Sanction
  • Disciplinary action in another state (12/30/2004)
    Action Taken: Revocation
    Summary: Dr Francis Tsao; License # G56330

    Nature of Complaint:

    The Physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

    The Physician was disciplined by the State of New York for prescribing large quantities of Vicodin to a patient he knew to be pregnant.

    Action Taken:

    The Board has Revoked the Physician's license to practice medicine in California and ordered the Physician to pay costs in the amount of $312.75.

    State: California
1 Board Action
  • Disciplinary action in another state (2/17/2012)
    Action Taken: License Reinstatement without Restrictions
    Summary: Dr. Francis Tsao; License # MD041865L

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician has complied with a previous Board order.

    Action Taken:

    The Pennsylvania Board of Medicine has reinstated the physician's license to an unrestricted status.

    State: Pennsylvania

Education

  • Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • U Minn Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • U Minn Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Of California Davis Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Chldns Hosp Of Philadelphia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tsao accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • QualCare
    QualCare PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.