Dr. Frank Falco, MD

Dr. Frank Falco, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Frank Falco, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Newark, DE and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in pain medicine, sports medicine, and more.

100 Biddle Ave Ste 101

Newark, DE 19702

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Pelvic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Falco'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.

3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

3  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

72  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tension Headache
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain

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12  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Falco has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Falco's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Falco to family and friends
48 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (48)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (6)
  • 1
    (23)

Dr. Falco's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr. Falco has taken care of my pain management needs thru nerve blocks, nerve burns, and the correct dosages of medications. He LISTENS to his patients. I can't imagine going to anyone else. He treats me with respect and kindness. Thank you Dr. Falco!
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The wait time was long due to his high demanded professional skills but overall I was extremely happy. He treated me like a person a human being he treated me like i matter and with respect. We came up with a plan to manage my pain so i could be comfortable
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I strongly urge anyone who values their time to avoid this practice and Dr. Falco. Poor doesn't even begin to describe the way Dr. Falco disrespects his patients. I waited 3 hours and 50 minutes (11:00 a.m. appointment, left at 2:50 p.m.), and had to leave due to other commitments before seeing...more
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Listens to what I have to say, and truly cares about my well being. Fantastic bedside manor. Answers all my questions and goes as far as sitting right beside me with his laptop to show and explain a procedure to me that he feels will give me a better quality of life. Wonderful caring man.
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Dr. F ref 2 me by PCP, has mng my pain 4 +2yrs w/bulg dsk neck, later cont care includ degen bone dis n lower back, more rec has been add 2 recovery plan fr a sev ankle injury. I HIGHLY rec he & his staff!! Cant say eno bout frt dsk staff & dedication 2 pers one on one care, med rec accuracy,...more
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