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Dr. Thomas Francavilla, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.8 (79)
Map Pin Small Covington, LA
Accepting new patients
39 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Thomas Francavilla, MD

Dr. Thomas Francavilla, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Covington, LA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 39 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine and is affiliated with Tulane Medical Center. Dr. Francavilla, completed a residency at George Washington University Hospital|George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences. Patients rated Dr. Francavilla an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Francavilla works at Tulane Doctors Neurosciences - Covington in Covington, LA with other offices in Tampa, FL. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and 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.

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Dr. Francavilla's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Tulane Doctors Neurosciences - Covington
    101 Judge Tanner Blvd Ste 402, Covington, LA 70433 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (985) 951-3222
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
  2. 2
    Laser Spine Institute Tampa
    5332 Avion Park Dr, Tampa, FL 33607 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (813) 682-2944
    Monday
    08:00 - 20:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 20:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 20:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 20:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 20:00
    Saturday
    10:00 - 18:00
    Sunday
    10:00 - 18:00

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  • Tulane Medical Center

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    About Dr. Thomas Francavilla, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 39 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1346203627
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • National Institutes of Health
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • George Washington University Hospital|George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences
    Residency
    Internship
    • Washington Hospital Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Tufts University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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