Dr. Todd Francone, MD

Dr. Todd Francone, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Todd Francone, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Newton, MA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from State University of New York Upstate in 2001 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

2000 Washington St Ste 670

Newton, MA 02462

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Intestinal Abscess
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abscess
very high
more than 93% of peers
Anal Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

25  Conditions Treated

31  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • State University of New York Upstate
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • St. Vincent’s Hospital & Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Cornell University - NY Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Francone has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Francone's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Francone to family and friends
12 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Francone'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Professional. Easy to talk to. Good at explanations and options. Complicated robotic surgery. Excellent call back time when I had problems. Good prep. Good follow up. Nice staff. Excellent teamwork with other doctors.
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Dr. Francone has an exceptional knowledge of colon and rectal medicine. I have done a lot of research on surgeons and he is one of the best. His bedside manner and attention to detail to explain what is involved with the procedure, pre and post surgery are second to none. In addition, his office...more
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I would highly recommend Dr. Francone as an exceptional professional physician. He took the time to not only explain the procedure, but draw it out for me on a white board, explain the risks and recovery and actually encouraged me to wait a few weeks to do some additional some things at home before...more
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I was admitted thru the emergency room while on a trip back East. I feel very lucky to have ended up under the care of Dr. Francone. The staff was friendly and helped me thru the trying time.
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