Dr. Frank Dellacroce, MD

Dr. Frank Dellacroce, MD

Plastic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(9)
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Dr. Frank Dellacroce, MD is a plastic surgery doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. He is 50 years old. Read his story

1717 Saint Charles Ave

New Orleans, LA 70130

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Breast Diseases
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more than 82% of peers
Cancer
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more than 50% of peers

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Dr. Dellacroce's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Dellacroce "Frank J. DellaCroce, MD, FACS, ("Dr. D") is a founding partner of the Center for Restorative Breast Surgery and St. Charles Surgical Hospital, the first hospital in the world dedicated to breast reconstruction for women affected by breast cancer. Board certified in Plastic Surgery, "Dr. D" has performed thousands of reconstructive procedures for women battling breast cancer and those who look to prevent it with risk reduction surgery. He received his medical degree from the Louisiana State University Health Science Center. He then went on to complete his Surgical Training in Houston at the University of Texas Health Science Center and M.D. Anderson Hospital before returning to LSU to complete a fellowship in Plastic Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is a member of numerous societies including the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, and the World Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery. "Dr. D" is an honorary board member of the Susan G. Komen Foundation and serves on the advisory board for the FORCE and IamTakingCharge organizations. The American Cancer Society has named him a Spirit Award Honoree for going above and beyond in the fight against cancer and he has been named one of the "Best Doctors in America" for the last 5 consecutive years. He is a widely published author and has lectured extensively throughout the United States, Europe, Latin America, and Asia on the ground-breaking innovations pioneered at his Center. He and his partners are visionaries in the art of breast reconstruction and they welcome women from around the world for treatment in their dedicated facility in the Big Easy."

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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Pulmonary Disease
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Procedures

  • Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator (DIEP) Flap
  • GAP Flap Breast Reconstruction
  • Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • Northeast Louisiana University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated
  • U Tex
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • La Sta U Hlth Sci Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Memorial Hermann Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dellacroce has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dellacroce's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dellacroce to family and friends
5.0
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Dellacroce's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Slidell, LA |
I was diagnosed with breast cancer in both breasts. Dr. Dellacroce did my reconstruction surgery (dflap.) He did an AMAZING job! He explained everything, answered all my questions and he is an extremely nice guy. When I go for my mammograms, the mammo techs always ask who did my reconstruction and...more
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in Plymouth, PLY |
From the UK - I travelled to New Orleans from the UK after finding out about Dr Della Croce and his hospital. I had had failed breast reconstruction in the UK and I was very nervous about taking on any further reconstruction even though I knew I was unhappy with how my chest looked. I felt totally...more
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Dr. Dellacroce accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Dellacroce has admitting privileges

Saint Charles Surgical Hospital
1717 Saint Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70130
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