Dr. Joseph DeFrancesco, DMD

Dr. Joseph DeFrancesco, DMD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph DeFrancesco, DMD is a dentist who practices in Pittsburgh, PA. He is 68 years old.

640 Lincoln Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15202

Contact Information

(412) 766-1500

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"
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Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
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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
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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anesthesia
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Grafting
  • Dental Implant
  • Dento Alveolar Surgery
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Facial Implant Surgery
  • IV Sedation
  • Jaw Implant Surgery
  • Jaw Reconstruction Surgery
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Teeth Extraction

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • 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

Dr. DeFrancesco has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. DeFrancesco has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. DeFrancesco's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. DeFrancesco to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. DeFrancesco'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

Patient Comments (1)

in Pittsburgh, PA |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. DeFrancesco accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Dental DPPO
    Dental Maintenance Organization DMO
  • Ameritas
    Ameritas PPO
  • Assurant Health
    DHA
    DHA Premier
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300
  • CompBenefits Corp.
    CompBenefits Corp. PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental PPO
    Delta Dental Premier
  • Dental Network of America
    Dental Network of America DPPO
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
    Dental PPO
  • EmblemHealth
    Dental Preferred Plus
  • Guardian
    DentalGuard Preferred
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Humana PPO
  • MetLife
    MetLife PDP
  • Principal Financial Group
    Dental PPO
  • United Concordia
    Advantage Plus PPO
    National Fee-for-Service
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Dental
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. DeFrancesco has admitting privileges

Allegheny General Hospital
320 E North Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
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