Dr. Patrick Francke, MD

Dr. Patrick Francke, MD

Radiation Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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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

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

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

Dr. Francke'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. 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."

1  Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

17  Conditions Treated

21  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • 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

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Francke to family and friends
8 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Francke'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr Francke and the entire staff are excellent. They are caring and personal throughout the time of your treatment. No questions are too small or big. They try to do everything they can to accommodate you and put you at ease. They also offer helpful suggestions throughout the course of your...more
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Dr Francke leads a very well run group of cancer treatment specialist. Appointment schedules were well maintained. Dr. Francke is very knowledgeable and his confidence provides a great deal of comfort while the patient is going through a very difficult time.
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He was very professional and answered all my questions before treatment. He also provided statistical information on the outcome for my type of cancer with and without the radiation treatment. This was very helpful in making my decision and feeling good about my treatment. His followup has been...more
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I am a patient of Dr.Francke who has just completed 46 radiation treatments. Dr.Francke is exemplary of what a good doctor should be. His approach to dealing with your cancer makes one feel at ease and that you will have a much better life after treatment. His staff is made up of a group of...more
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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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