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Alberto Franco-Akel, MD

Dr. Franco-Akel is an internal medicine doctor in the NYC area. He is affiliated with Metropolitan Hospital.
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2.4k doctors
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2.4k doctors
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1.2k doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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2.4k doctors
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2.4k doctors
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1.2k doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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1.7k doctors
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1.7k doctors
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862 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw more obesity patients than 75% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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2.2k doctors
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2.2k doctors
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1.1k doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw more diabetes patients than 75% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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1.9k doctors
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961 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 75% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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211 doctors
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210 doctors
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105 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw clotting disorders patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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1.4k doctors
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1.4k doctors
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707 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw high cholesterol patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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834 doctors
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834 doctors
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417 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw vitamin deficiency patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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488 doctors
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488 doctors
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244 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw goiter patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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1.4k doctors
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1.4k doctors
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721 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw thyroid condition patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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315 doctors
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314 doctors
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157 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw Graves' disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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315 doctors
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315 doctors
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157 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw hyperthyroidism patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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1.2k doctors
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1.2k doctors
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605 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw hypothyroidism patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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2.6k doctors
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2.6k doctors
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1.3k doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw pain patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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650 doctors
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650 doctors
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325 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw osteoporosis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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1.9k doctors
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1.9k doctors
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948 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw lung condition patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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1.1k doctors
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1.1k doctors
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545 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw major depression patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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911 doctors
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911 doctors
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455 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw hormonal imbalance patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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2.2k doctors
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2.2k doctors
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1.1k doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw digestive tract conditions patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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1.1k doctors
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1.1k doctors
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537 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw chronic kidney disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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1.9k doctors
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1.9k doctors
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958 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw anemia patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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1.6k doctors
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797 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw heart disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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1.6k doctors
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811 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw asthma patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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1.3k doctors
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1.3k doctors
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672 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw acid reflux patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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682 doctors
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681 doctors
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340 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw hepatitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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1.5k doctors
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1.5k doctors
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773 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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535 doctors
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536 doctors
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267 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw bipolar disorder patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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988 doctors
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987 doctors
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493 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw atrial fibrillation (Afib) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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963 doctors
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963 doctors
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481 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw osteoarthritis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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584 doctors
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584 doctors
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292 doctors
Dr. Franco-Akel saw enlarged prostate patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Franco-Akel sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Metropolitan Hospital
1901 1st Ave
New York, NY 10029
224 miles away

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Credentials
  • New York Medical College
    MEDICAL EDUCATION
  • Universidad CatÛlica de Santiago de Guayaquil Facultad de Ciencias MÈdicas
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2005
  • New York Medical College at Metropolitan Hospital Center Program
    RESIDENCY

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Franco-Akel is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Metropolitan Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Anthem
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Health
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health First
  • Health Net
  • Health New England
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Ohio PPO Connect
  • Optima Health
  • Paramount
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Scott and White Health Plan
  • TRICARE
  • The Health Plan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • WellMed Medical Management