Dr. Franklin Epstein, MD

Dr. Franklin Epstein, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Franklin Epstein, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in San Antonio, TX. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 44 years.

7400 Merton Minter St

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

(210) 617-5300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Elderplan
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Epstein's Experience

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Dr. Epstein's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine, Neurology and Neurosurgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Epstein "FACULTY, DEPARTMENT OF NEUROSURGERY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER IN SAN ANTONIO.  

CHIEF OF NEUROSURGERY AT THE AUDIE MURPHY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL IN SAN ANTONIO"

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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Tumor
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dystonia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Tremor
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Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotaxis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Mit
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Peter Bent Brigham Hosp-Harvard Med Sch
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Mass Gen Hosp-Harvard Med Sch
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Peter Bent Brigham Hosp-Harvard Med Sch
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Epstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Epstein does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Epstein and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Epstein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Epstein to family and friends
4.6
based on 9 total reviews
Dr. Epstein'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
Dr. Epstein Says:

Our team tries to treat each patient and every family member as if they were family. We want to hear from you, whether you feel the need to praise us or criticise us. We strive to learn from every new encounter, so that our practice can continue to provide the kindest and most professional care.

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Dr. Epstein accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Elderplan
    Medicare HMO
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
    Managed Care
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Epstein has admitting privileges

University Health System
4502 Medical Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
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