Dr. Frank Lacqua, MD

Dr. Frank Lacqua, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Frank Lacqua, MD is a general surgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

9708 Seaview Ave

Brooklyn, NY 11236

Contact Information

(718) 444-0520

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth

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Top Care Areas

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

Anal Fissure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Constipation
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Lacqua'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.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

24  Conditions Treated

18  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sphincterotomy

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 11/14/2014
    Amount or Range: Below Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: Kings County, NY
    State: New York
1 Sanction
  • Professional Misconduct (10/30/2015)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New York
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • St Luke's Roosevelt St Lukes D
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Tx Med School At Houston
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lacqua has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Lacqua has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lacqua's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lacqua to family and friends
17 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Lacqua'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 (1)

He was very professional, caring, knowledgeable and accomodating to all my needs and questions. I'm currently recovering from my surgery with him which was my first ever and he made it a very pleasant experience. I am very grateful to have been recommended to him.
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