Dr. Francisco Esparza, MD

Dr. Francisco Esparza, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
56 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Francisco Esparza, MD is a neurology specialist in Bradenton, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in neurology and psychiatry.

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Esparza performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 99% of peers
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Esparza's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Esparza "Pinnacle Medical Group strives to provide you and your family with the highest quality medical care in Manatee County. Our integrated, multidisciplinary team of physicians truly cares about you and your health, working together to provide a coordinated, seamless approach to your family's total health care. Whether you need preventive primary care services or the skilled treatment only a highly trained specialist can provide, we take great pride in providing comprehensive, compassionate, quality care to our community."

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Psychiatry

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Esparza does not have any board certifications listed.

97  Conditions Treated

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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.


  • Medical College of Pennsylvania
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Esparza has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Esparza has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Esparza's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Esparza to family and friends
32 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

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Dr. Esparza's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

This doctor deserves NO stars. He messed up my hemi-facial spasm treatment that other doctors had successfully treated for years. It's been 2 months and I don't know when my face will be back to normal.
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Judy, please accept our apology and know the experience you describe is not acceptable in our eyes. While we are unable to comment on specific patient encounters online due to HIPAA, we would appreciate the opportunity to discuss your concerns more offline. If you are open to it, please don't hesitate to reach out to our Practice Manager, Maureen Howell at 941-752-2866.

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Dr. Francisco Sparza is friendly while maintaining his professionalism. I’m so thankful for the excellency care I’d received at Doctor’s office. The lady at front desk is very gentle like the nurse. I recommend.
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Very knowledgeable, attentive to your needs and very nice. Excellent physician.
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I found Dr. Esparza both very through in his initial testing , and well versed in my condition and concerns. I value his time spent with me, and look forward to my next visit.
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Stay far away from this guy! Can I leave less than one star?
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Our practice truly values this feedback, and we are very sorry for the negative impression our practice left. Please contact our practice manager, Maureen Howell, at 941-752-2866 so that we may work to make the situation better. Thank you.

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