Dr. Stefan Franciosa, DO

Dr. Stefan Franciosa, DO

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Age 45
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Dr. Stefan Franciosa, DO is an interventional radiology specialist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2000 and specializes in interventional radiology, interventional pain medicine, and more.Read his story

10381 Double R Blvd

Reno, NV 89521

Contact Information

(775) 325-3600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • CorVel
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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Venous Insufficiency
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vascular Disease
high
more than 80% of peers
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
normal
more than 72% of peers

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Dr. Franciosa's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Franciosa "Dr. Stefan V. Franciosa joined the SpineNevada team in 2016. Dr. Franciosa is board-certified and fellowship-trained in Interventional Radiology. In addition, he is board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology. Dr. Franciosa is experienced in diagnosing and treating a wide range of spine and pain conditions. At SpineNevada, he works with the other specialty trained physicians in providing comprehensive and innovative care –all with the goal of helping patients return to active lifestyles. He is experienced in minimally invasive interventional pain management procedures such as epidural spine injections, facet injections, nerve blocks and radiofrequency ablation. Dr. Franciosa earned his Doctor of Osteopathy degree at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM). Dr. Franciosa completed his Diagnostic Radiology residency training at The Bryn Mawr Hospital in Bryn Mawr, PA and his fellowship-training in Interventional Radiology at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA. He earned board certification and was awarded a Certificate of Added Qualification in Interventional Radiology. Dr. Franciosa has extensive interest in the area of both health care economics and quality issues in the delivery of medical services. In pursuit of these interests, Dr. Franciosa engaged in a dual degree program at PCOM attending medical school during the day and graduate business school in the evenings. He was awarded a Masters Degree in Business Administration. Prior to joining SpineNevada and relocating to northern Nevada, Dr. Franciosa served as Clinical Director managing two locations for Hamilton Vein Center in Austin, TX. Previously, he was Division Head of Interventional Radiology at Cooper University Hospital, a Level 1 Trauma Center in Camden, NJ. At Cooper University Hospital, Dr. Franciosa treated patients utilizing a broad spectrum of interventional techniques. Following in the footsteps of his father, Dr. Franciosa felt a great need to serve his country in the armed services. He served as a commissioned officer in the United States Air Force Reserves and is a retired Major."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Franciosa "At SpineNevada, Dr. Franciosa works with the other specialty trained physicians in providing comprehensive and innovative care –all with the goal of helping patients return to active lifestyles. He is experienced in minimally invasive interventional pain management procedures such as epidural spine injections, facet injections, nerve blocks and radiofrequency ablation."

5  Specialties

  • Interventional Radiology
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound Imaging
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Vascular & Interventional Radiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
  • Interventional Radiology & Vascular Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

36  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Embolization of Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Paracentesis
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Thoracentesis
  • Transarterial Chemoembolization
  • Treatment of Fibroid Tumors
  • Tumor Ablation
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Uterine Artery Embolization
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Bryn Mawr Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Franciosa's Reviews

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4.3

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He is the best of the best with a personality that surpasses expertise and bedside manner with encouragement, humor and expertise. I had a procedure and was a nervous wreck. He was calming and engaging to the point that I found that I experienced zero pain and when I asked when he was going to...Read More
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Lorraine B. in Reno, NV – Mar 25, 2017
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