Dr. Michael Franklin, MD

Dr. Michael Franklin, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Michael Franklin, MD is a neurology specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in neurology.Read his story

1201 5th Ave N Ste 202

Saint Petersburg, FL 33705

Contact Information

(727) 820-7701

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 16 More

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Top Care Areas

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

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Temporal Arteritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Franklin'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.

Dr. Franklin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Franklin "I am an experienced BC neurologist BC in Electrodiagnostic Medicine and Headache Medicine. My philosophy is to treat a patient first and foremost. I spend time with patients. I may not always be on time as as a result. That is how figure things out!!!"

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

90  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Brooklyn College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Kings Cnty Hosp State Univ Ny
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Kings Cnty Hosp State Univ Ny
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Montefior Med Ctr Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Franklin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Franklin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Franklin to family and friends
30 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

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Dr. Franklin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Dr Franklin is highly intelligent, caring, and has a dry wit. As a long time chronic migraineur, my experience with Dr F brought me to a new level of ability and comfort. He is the only Neuro doc I have met who regularly attends conferences in multiple specialties of his discipline- including...more
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Dr. Franklin insisted that I had a unique condition which was uncurable and would require meds every day. When I told him my symptoms didn't really match the description of this syndrome, he became very annoyed with me. To make a long story short, my husband took me to another neurologist out...more
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I can't say enough kind words about Dr Franklin and his PA Carol.. My husband was in ICU and needed a treatment that Dr Franklin only does in his office. When they became aware of my husband's plight, they were able to get what they needed to do the procedure in the hospital. Dr Franklin came in at...more
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During the visit he answered his cell phone and openly discussed another patient. He did not use names but I heard enough of his conversation to now what he thinks of the patient. I also feel he lacks listening skills as my dad had to explain his issues to him several times. He may know what he...more
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He is always very honest and straight forward. He takes plenty of time and really listens.
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