Dr. Richard A Francoz MD Cardiologist

Dr. Richard Francoz is a cardiologist in San Francisco, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including California Pacific Medical Center and San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center. He received his medical degree from UCSF School of Medicine and has been in practice for 44 years. He is one of 40 doctors at California Pacific Medical Center and one of 11 at San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

VA Long Beach Healthcare System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1974 - 1975

UCLA Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1977 - 1978

University of California at San Diego
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1975 - 1977

UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1978 - 1979

Orange County Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1970 - 1971

UCSF School of Medicine
Class of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Transplant Hepatology

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Severe intravascular hemolysis following mitral valve repair.
Duong, T., Khurana, R.N., Francoz, R.A.

The physiologic consequences of saline lobar lavage in healthy human adults.
Burns, D. M., Shure, D., Francoz, R., Kalafer, M., Harrell, J., Witztum, K., Moser, K. M.

Short-duration, high-dose urokinase infusion for recanalization of occluded saphenous aortocoronary bypass grafts.
Marx, M., Armstrong, W. P., Wack, J. P., Bernstein, R. M., Brent, B., Francoz, R., Gregoratos, G.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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