Dr. Franklin McCool, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 69
  
Dr. McCool
Telehealth services available

Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island

111 Brewster St Pawtucket, RI 02860

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(401) 729-2636

Dr. Franklin McCool, MD is a Pulmonologist in Pawtucket, RI and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. McCool has more experience with Sleep-disordered Breathing and Obstructive Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He graduated from St Louis U, School of Medicine medical school in 1976. He is affiliated with Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. McCool to book an appointment.


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Dr. McCool accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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Practice Areas

Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep-disordered Breathing specialists.

Typically treats 96% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCool treats Sleep Disorders more than 97% of their peers

Dr. McCool treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCool treats Sleep Apnea more than 96% of their peers

Dr. McCool treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 82% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCool treats Asthma more than 97% of their peers

Dr. McCool treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCool treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 93% of their peers

Dr. McCool treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCool performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 79% of their peers

Dr. McCool performs this procedure more than 79% of their peers

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Dr. McCool's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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Biography

Dr. Franklin McCool, MD is a Pulmonologist in Pawtucket, RI and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. McCool has more experience with Sleep-disordered Breathing and Obstructive Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He...Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

Strong Memorial Hospital Ny
Fellowship Hospital
Rhode Island Hospital
Residency Hospital
Rhode Island Hospital Ri
Internship Hospital
1976
St Louis U, School of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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Locations

Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island

Department of Pulmonology111 Brewster St Pawtucket, RI 02860
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Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island

Pawtucket, RI
  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)