Dr. John Folan, MD

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Internal Medicine | Male

Dr. John Folan, MD

Dr. John Folan, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Medford, NY. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 34 years. Dr. Folan is affiliated with Saint Catherine of Siena Medical Center and Stony Brook University Hospital.

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    Dr. Folan is now accepting new patients
    Medford Office1743 N Ocean Ave
    Medford, NY 11763
    This provider offers the following appointment availability:
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    Next Day
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    Saturday
    (631) 758-3100Get Directions

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    Dr. Folan's Reviews

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Folan to family and friends
    4.1
    based on 15 total reviews (4 with comments)
    Dr. Folan's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      EXCELLENT
    • Explains condition(s) well
      EXCELLENT
    • Answers Questions
      EXCELLENT
    • Time well spent
      EXCELLENT
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      VERY GOOD
    • Office environment
      EXCELLENT
    • Staff friendliness
      VERY GOOD
    • Average wait time
      16 to 30 minutes
    Patient Comments (4)
    Central islip |
    Always wait at least an hour to be seen. And apparently according to his staff he sees his elderly patients b4 others so they aren't inconvenience.
    in Colorado Springs, CO |
    Dr. Folan allows his assistant Kristine to issue prescriptions. Kristine Recently prescribed for my recently widowed, 79 year old mother whi has had a heart attack, heart surgery, further heart complications since & high blood pressure ~> all while under Folan's care. My father always did say Folan was a quack. Are they stupid or do they just care more about $$$ than people???
    in Hauppauge, NY |
    I have been a patient of Dr. Folan for maybe 20 years and to this day trust him to the fullest. His staff as well as himself have helped me thru some very difficult medical situations and always willing to help and advise the best specialists. Have recommended him to several family members of the years and they also continue to see him. Excellent Doctor and would recommend him to all adults. Very thoughtful, courteous and thorough. 5 Star Doctor !
    in Stony Brook, NY |
    He truly cares about his patients and takes the required time to talk to and help them.
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    Dr. Folan'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
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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    Board Certifications

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    • Internal Medicine

    Conditions Treated

    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Arthritis
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Heart Disease
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Obesity
    • Sports Injuries

    Education

    • Medical School
      Autonomous University of Guadalajara / Faculty of Medicine

      Graduated in 1983

      University of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools

      Graduated in 1985

    • Internship Hospital
      University Hospital Stony Brook

      Completed in 1988

    • Residency Hospital
      Veterans Med Center

      Completed in 1988

    • Undergraduate School
      State University of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook

      Graduated in 1980

    • Other Education
      DOT certified

      Completed in 2015

      MRO Certified

      Completed in 2015

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    Professional Affiliations

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    Specialties

    • Internal Medicine
    • Geriatric Medicine
    • Preventive Occupational & Environmental Medicine

    Procedures Performed

    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Echocardiography
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Immunization
    • Physical Examination
    • Spirometry
    • Urinalysis
    • Vaccination