Dr. Richard Francoz, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 75
  
Dr. Francoz
Accepting new patients

Sutter Pacific Med Foundation

2100 Webster St Ste 516 San Francisco, CA 94115

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(415) 345-0940

Dr. Richard Francoz, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in San Francisco, CA and has over 50 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Francoz has more experience with Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, Cardiac Care, and Implantable Cardiac Devices than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of California School of Medicine - San Francisco medical school in 1970. He is affiliated with California Pacific Medical Center - Van Ness Campus. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Francoz to book an appointment.


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Dr. Francoz accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Francoz

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Francoz treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Francoz treats other conditions, please contact the office at (415) 345-0940.

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 58% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Arrhythmias
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Francoz treats Arrhythmias more than 72% of their peers

Dr. Francoz treats this condition more than 72% of their peers

Heart Murmur
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Francoz treats Heart Murmur more than 70% of their peers

Dr. Francoz treats this condition more than 70% of their peers

Atrial Fibrillation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Francoz treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 68% of their peers

Dr. Francoz treats this condition more than 68% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 68% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Francoz treats Heart Disease more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Francoz treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Francoz treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Francoz treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Heart Palpitations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Francoz treats Heart Palpitations more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Francoz treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Implantable Cardiac Devices

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Typically treats 49% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Francoz performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 50% of their peers

Dr. Francoz performs this procedure more than 50% of their peers

Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Francoz performs Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement more than 48% of their peers

Dr. Francoz performs this procedure more than 48% of their peers

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Dr. Francoz's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Acidosis
  • Alkalosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Asthma
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Septal Defect
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Wheezing

Dr. Francoz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Francoz

3.5

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4 Stars
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1 Star
33.333333333333336%
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Francoz, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in San Francisco, CA and has over 50 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Francoz has more...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1979
UCLA Ctr Hlth Scis
Fellowship Hospital
1977
UC San Diego Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1975
Uc Irvine Med Ctr & Va Hosp
Residency Hospital
1971
Uc Irvine Med Ctr & Va Hosp
Internship Hospital
1970
University of California School of Medicine - San Francisco
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Cantonese

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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Locations

Sutter Pacific Med Foundation

Sutter Pacific Med Foundation2100 Webster St Ste 516 San Francisco, CA 94115
1

Practice

California Pacific Cardiovascular Medical Group3490 California St Ste 200 San Francisco, CA 94118
2

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California Pacific Medical Center - Van Ness Campus

San Francisco, CA

61% Patient experience rating, 8% lower than the national average

  • Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2021)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)
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