Dr. Karen Francolla-Plati, MD

Dr. Karen Francolla-Plati, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology  |  
Female  |  
Age 42
(11)
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Dr. Karen Francolla-Plati, MD is a pediatric gastroenterology doctor who practices in Des Moines, IA. She is 42 years old and has been practicing for 15 years. Read her story

330 Laurel St Ste 1200

Des Moines, IA 50314

Contact Information

(515) 643-5454

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Dr. Francolla-Plati's Experience

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Dr. Francolla-Plati's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Board certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Francolla-Plati's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Francolla-Plati "As a pediatric gastroenterologist, I am committed to delivering comprehensive, high quality, family-centered care that empowers my patients in the understanding and management of their health."
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Constipation
  • Colitis
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Esophagitis
  • Failure to Thrive
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Helicobacter Pylori Gastrointestinal Tract Infection
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Malnutrition
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)

Background Check

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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

  • Middlebury College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • Upstate Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University Of Connecticut
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Connecticut
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Francolla-Plati has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Francolla-Plati's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Francolla-Plati to family and friends
4.4
based on 11 total reviews
Dr. Francolla-Plati'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
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Francolla-Plati accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna PPO
  • Amerihealth
    Amerihealth HMO
    Amerihealth PPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Francolla-Plati has admitting privileges

Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines
1111 6th Ave
Des Moines, IA 50314
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