Dr. Frank Messina, MD

Dr. Frank Messina, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Frank Messina, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Pensacola, FL and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Med Univ in 1977 and specializes in geriatric medicine, critical care medicine, and more.

4700 Bayou Blvd Ste 6

Pensacola, FL 32503

Contact Information

(850) 477-9253

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shortness of Breath
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Messina'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

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

60  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis

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

  • SUNY Upstate Med Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • S U N Y Upstate Medical University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • U Fla Coll Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Messina has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Messina's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Messina to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My husband has been a patient of Dr Messina's for over 20 years. I have been with Dr Messina for about 4 years. He has always been there for us. He knew exactly what was wrong with my lungs and put me on the right medicine. I highly recommend Dr Frank Messina.
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Just a great doctor. He literally saved my life - twice. Once when he drained 750 CC of fluid (a wine bottle) from my left lung and the second time getting me to a world class electro-cardiologist at the U of MISS medical school who stopped my heart from arrhythmia (very irregular heart beat) after...more
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