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Dr. Franco Recchia, MD

Ophthalmology*
4.2 (6)
Map Pin Small Nashville, TN
Accepting new patients
38 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Franco Recchia, MD

Dr. Franco Recchia, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Nashville, TN. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 38 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Chicago Medical School and is affiliated with Tristar Centennial Medical Center. Dr. Recchia, completed a residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Recchia an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Recchia works at Tennessee Retina in Nashville, TN with other offices in Franklin, TN, Bowling Green, KY and Murfreesboro, TN. They frequently treat conditions like Diabetic Macular Edema (DME), Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Recchia's Office Locations

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    Tennessee Retina
    345 23rd Ave N Ste 350, Nashville, TN 37203 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Phone Icon (629) 281-4410
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    Tennessee Retina PC
    107 Covey Dr Ste 107, Franklin, TN 37067 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Phone Icon (931) 330-5959
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    Tennessee Retina, PC
    1332 Andrea St, Bowling Green, KY 42104 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Phone Icon (502) 586-7913
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    Tennessee Retina, PC
    1272 Garrison Dr Ste 306, Murfreesboro, TN 37129 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Phone Icon (629) 281-4412

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Diabetic Retinopathy
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Macular Hole
Blepharitis
Brow Ptosis
Cataract
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Chorioretinal Scars
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Disorder of Choroid
Drusen
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Dry Eyes
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Eye Infections
Eyelid Disorders
Floaters
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Glaucoma
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Hypertensive Retinopathy
Iridocyclitis
Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Macular or Retinal Edema
Ocular Hypertension
Progressive High Myopia
Retinal Cysts
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Dystrophy
Retinal Neovascularization
Retinal Telangiectasia
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Retinoschisis
Senile Cataracts
Tear Duct Disorders
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Visual Field Defects
Vitreous Hemorrhage
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
Vitreoretinal Surgery
Acute Endophthalmitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Anisocoria
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Anterior Scleritis
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Blind Hypotensive Eye
Blindness
Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Chorioretinitis
Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
Chronic Endophthalmitis
Contusion of the Eyeball
Corneal Diseases
Diabetic Cataracts
Diabetic Eye Disease
Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Endophthalmitis
Esotropia
Exotropia
Eye Cancer
Eye Pain
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Eyeball Contusion
Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
Foreign Body in Eye
Foveal and Macular Hypoplasia
Hyphema
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Hypotony of Eye
Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Juvenile Macular Degeneration
Keratitis
Keratoconus
Lazy Eye
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Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Marfan Syndrome
Migraine
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Nearsightedness
Non-Magnetic Retained Intraocular Foreign Body
Optic Neuritis
Pars Planitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Posterior Uveitis
Pterygium
Purulent Endophthalmitis
Retina Diseases
Retinal Hemangioma
Retinal Hemorrhage
Retinal Ischemia
Serous Detachment Retina
Ulcerative Blepharitis
B-Scan Ultrasound
Cataract Removal Surgery
Conjunctivoplasty
Cornea Surgery
Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
Eye Test
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Farnsworth Lantern Test
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Ultrasound
Vision Screening
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    • Aetna
    • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health
    • Humana
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • MultiPlan
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.2
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    About Dr. Franco Recchia, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 38 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1356438469
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    A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit identifier issued by the government to healthcare providers.

    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Institute for Bone and Joint Disorders
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of Illinois
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Rosalind Franklin University Chicago Medical School
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
    Board Certifications
    What’s a board certification and why is it important that my provider has one?

    A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

    Hospital Affiliations

    • Tristar Centennial Medical Center

    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Recchia has seen patients for Diabetic Macular Edema (DME), Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Recchia on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    6 patients have reviewed Dr. Recchia. The overall rating for this provider is 4.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Recchia.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Recchia, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Recchia 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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