Dr. Joseph DeFrancesco, DMD

Dr. Joseph DeFrancesco, DMD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Joseph DeFrancesco, DMD is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA. He graduated from University Of Pittsburgh / School Of Dentistry and practices oral & maxillofacial surgery.

640 Lincoln Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15202

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • 10 More

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. DeFrancesco "provides gentle and compassionate care utilizing 30 years of experience and accumulative knowledge in the latest oral surgical techniques with the newest technologies"

1  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

15  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Aneurysmal Bone Cyst
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Tissue Neoplasm
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Trauma
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Jaw Irregularities
  • Jaw Tumor
  • Mandibular Hypoplasia
  • Maxillary Hypoplasia
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Loss

15  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • University Of Pittsburgh / School Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center (Upmc)
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Allegheny General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

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Dr. DeFrancesco's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. DeFrancesco to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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Dr. DeFrancesco's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

My experience with Dr.DeFrancesco and staff was as good as it can get. From the minute I walked in to his office I was treated as professionally and respectful as one can get. His assistant and Dr. DeFrancesco make you feel very comfortable. He explained exactly what he was going to do. The...more
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