Dr. Francisco Palacios, MD

Dr. Francisco Palacios, MD

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Interventional Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
60 y/o
(7)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Francisco Palacios, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Universidad Central Del Este (UCE), Facultad De Medicina in 1983 and specializes in interventional cardiology, cardiology, and more.

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas

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

Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
high
more than 88% of peers
Heart Disease
high
more than 88% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Palacios'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.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Palacios "You, the patient, are the most important person to our practice. We are committed to providing the best possible medical care. Excellence is our goal. We have worked to provide a full range of service and have highly trained and knowledgeable staff. who have been together for some ten years plus. We look forward to being part of your medical team. "
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Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

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.

Education

  • University of Miami
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Universidad Central Del Este (UCE), Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Wyckoff Heights Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • St Barnabas Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Palacios has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Palacios' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Palacios to family and friends
2.1
based on 7 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Palacios' Performance

Trustworthiness
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Explains condition(s) well
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Answers Questions
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Time well spent
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Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
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Office environment
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Staff friendliness
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Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Miami, FL
What an unpleasant experience it has been with this doctor while my father is in ICU at Mercy. A real condensening, patronizing being. I don't understand how someone can choose a profession that demands such high levels of human emotion (specifically kindness) especially in critical times of need,...more
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in Miami, FL
This guy is a creep!
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in Miami, Fl
Dr Palacios is a wonderful DR, but a real kool and real DR, that is whale I love him, he tells you straight out the way things are, he is awesome,very funny ! He is my husband's DR and he has done very dificil procedures on him, and has not given up on him. Thanks Dr Palacios from the bottom of our...more
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