Dr. Joseph Franco, MD

Dr. Joseph Franco, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
57 y/o
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Accepting new patients

Dr. Joseph Franco, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Oak Park, IL. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

Joseph A Franco Md

1 Erie Ct Ste 7160

Oak Park, IL 60302
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Franco performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Wound Repair
very high
more than 99% of peers
Excision of Skin Cancer
very high
more than 92% of peers
Cancer
high
more than 81% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Franco "Providing the highest quality Plastic Surgical services with the unsurpassed integrity, safety,and privacy."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Lipomas
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Varicose Veins
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Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Brow Lift
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Collagen Injection
  • Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Rejuvenation, Advanced, Laser
  • Gynecomastia Repair
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Laceration Repair
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Loyola University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Loyola University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Franco has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Edward Hospital and Health Services

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Bowel Obstruction

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Dr. Franco's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Franco to family and friends
4.2
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Franco'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 Batavia, IL |
Dr. Franco and his nurse Jennifer are what a medical practice should be all about. I walk in with my 15month old and am greeted with a very nice staff as soon as I walked through the front door. When they realized that my appointment was made with the wrong doctor, they immediately try to correct...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Franco accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
    Blue Choice
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    Medicare
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
    Choice Care
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Franco has admitting privileges

Edward Hospital and Health Services
801 S Washington St
Naperville, IL 60540
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Evanston Hospital
2650 Ridge Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
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Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital
25 N Winfield Rd
Winfield, IL 60190
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West Suburban Medical Center
3 Erie Ct
Oak Park, IL 60302
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