Dr. Kurt Francis, MD

Dr. Kurt Francis, MD

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Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases  |  
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65 y/o
(28)

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Dr. Kurt Francis, MD is a cardiovascular & pulmonary disease specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University of Oklahoma College of Medicine Oklahoma City OK in 1981 and specializes in cardiovascular & pulmonary diseases, pulmonology, and more.

Heart Center

1160 E 3900 S Ste 2000

Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Hometown Health Plan
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Francis's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Francis "You, the patient, are the most important person to our practice. We are committed to providing the best possible medical care. Excellence is our goal. We have worked to provide a full range of services and have highly trained and knowledgeable staff who have been together for some ten years plus. We look forward to being part of your medical team."
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Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Pulmonology
  • Sleep Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

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 Oklahoma College of Medicine Oklahoma City OK
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University of Utah School of Medicine - Salt Lake City
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine Tulsa OK
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine Tulsa OK
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Francis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

St. Mark's Hospital

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Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures

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Dr. Francis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Francis to family and friends
4.6
based on 28 total reviews (17 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Francis' 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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

Finest group of healthcare professional ever encountered. Happy,friendly,caring,knowledgeable...I cannot say enough good things about Dr Francis’ office and staff
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Dr. Francis had been my lung specialist for over ten years, and he has helped me in so many ways. I would never consider another Dr.
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I have COPD. Quick note to thank Dr. Francis and his staff for helping me lead a close to normal life with this medical condition. Tried several other pulmonary Dr's who work at local hospitals which was not a good experience. Highly recommend Dr. Francis. Guaranteed you will not be...more
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Dr Francis is very kind, thorough, and professional.
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Dr. Francis and his staff take wonderful care of their patients. They are friendly, efficient and have my trust. I would recommend them to anybody needing the care of a pulmonologist!
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