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Dr. Gerald Franklin, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.1 (14)
Map Pin Small Danbury, CT
Accepting new patients
50 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Gerald Franklin, MD

Dr. Gerald Franklin, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Danbury, CT. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 50 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from yale University and is affiliated with Danbury Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Franklin an average 4.1 star rating.

Dr. Franklin works at Practice in Danbury, CT. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Franklin's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    132 Main St, Danbury, CT 06810 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (203) 794-1979
  2. 2
    Daniel Decastro Mft LLC
    57 North St Ste 115, Danbury, CT 06810 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (203) 778-9922
  3. 3
    Danbury Medical Group LLC
    100 Reserve Rd Ste A4, Danbury, CT 06810 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (203) 794-1979

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  • Danbury Hospital

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    About Dr. Gerald Franklin, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 50 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1184658528
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • yale University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
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