Dr. Frank Opelka, MD
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Dr. Frank Opelka, MD


Colon & Rectal Surgery | Male

533 Bolivar St, New Orleans, LA 70112 Get Directions
(504) 568-6148

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Dr. Opelka specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery and practices in New Orleans, LA. He practices at 2 locations.

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Dr. Opelka's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
  •  Board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Board Certifications

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  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Conditions Treated

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  • Medical School
    R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci

    Graduated in 1981

  • Internship Hospital
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center

    Completed in 1982

  • Residency Hospital
    Eisenhower Amc

    Completed in 1986

    Ochsner Medical Center

    Completed in 1990

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Ochsner Foundation Hospital

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

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