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Dr. Edson Franco, MD

Transplant Surgery*
3.0 (10)
Map Pin Small Hollywood, FL
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Edson Franco, MD

Dr. Edson Franco, MD is a Transplant Surgery Specialist in Hollywood, FL. Dr. Franco, completed a residency at University Ca San Diego Medical Center|University Tx Med School San Antonio. Patients rated Dr. Franco an average 3.0 star rating.

Dr. Franco works at Memorial Division of Kidney Transplant in Hollywood, FL. They are accepting new patients and accept CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna and Humana as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Franco's Office Locations

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    Memorial Division of Kidney Transplant
    1150 N 35th Ave Ste 390, Hollywood, FL 33021 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (954) 890-4738
    Monday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:30 - 17:00

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Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Excision of Stomach Tumor
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Hepatectomy
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Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Organ Transplant
Pancreas Transplant
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair Robotic Assist
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pediatric Liver Transplants
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Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Thoracentesis
Tracheal Surgery
Umbilical Hernia Repair Open
Ventral Hernia Repair Open
Whipple Procedure
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    • Ambetter
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Humana
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    Ratings & Reviews

    3.0
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    About Dr. Edson Franco, MD

    Specialties*
    • Transplant Surgery

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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Kurdish and Persian
    Languages Spoken
    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1144245101
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University Ca San Diego Medical Center|University Tx Med School San Antonio
    Residency
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital
    • Memorial Regional Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Edson Franco, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Franco is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Franco has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Franco works at Memorial Division of Kidney Transplant in Hollywood, FL. View the full address on Dr. Franco’s profile.

    10 patients have reviewed Dr. Franco. The overall rating for this provider is 3.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Franco.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Franco, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Franco appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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