Dr. Patrick Francke, MD

Dr. Patrick Francke, MD

Radiation Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Patrick Francke, MD is a radiation oncology specialist in Myrtle Beach, SC and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in radiation oncology.Read his story

4708 Oleander Dr

Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Contact Information

(843) 449-9415

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Cancer
very high
more than 89% of peers
Bladder Cancer
normal
more than 5% of peers
Anal and Rectal Cancer
normal
more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Francke's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Francke "A Board Certified Radiation Oncologist, Dr. Patrick Francke completed his residency in Radiation Oncology at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky. Dr. Francke has published and lectured on many topics,including Gynecologic Oncology, Lung Cancer and Brachytherapy. He has more than 25 years of clinical experience and serves on several committees and panels with professional organizations including the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Francke "A cancer diagnosis is individually accepted and understood; therefore, it is important that I help each patient feel comfortable and knowledgeable about the treatment planned for their specific cancer care. I desire to provide state-of-the-art radiation treatment expertly and compassionately as though every patient is my only patient."
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Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
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Conditions Treated

21

Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Western Kentucky University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • St Vincent's Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Ky College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • American College Of Radiation Oncology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Francke has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Francke's Reviews

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Patient Comments (4)

in Little River SC
Dr. Francke is an excellent Doctor, very informative and an extremely knowledgeable Oncologist. Many thanks to him I write this after a long and difficult battle fighting stage 4 head/neck cancer. During the 33 radiation treatments, Dr. Francke made radiation level adjustments during this...more
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in North Myrtle Beach, S.C.
I had an very good experience with Dr.Francke. He explained what was happening to me in terms I could understand.He kept me informed during the whole radiation process and at the end explained what I can expect in the future.I would certainly recommend him to anyone who finds themselves in my...more
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in Little River, SC
Dr. Francke was very kind and understanding of my health and the anxieties that accompanied it. He listens.....he truly listens. Dr. Francke explained everything in detail, asks questions and followed up with any concerns and questions that I might have at each meeting. He makes you feel like you...more
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Yesterday was my first visit with Dr. Francke. He explained what kind of Cancer I have and gave me all the options. He did not try to push any option and answered all of my and my wife's questions fully. Based on experience with physicians, Dr. Francke spent more time with us than we had...more
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