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Alberto Franco-Akel, MD

Dr. Franco-Akel is an endocrinologist in the NYC area. He is affiliated with Metropolitan Hospital.
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Conditions treated

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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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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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873 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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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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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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752 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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1.1k doctors
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543 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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732 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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845 doctors
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845 doctors
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422 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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1.2k doctors
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1.2k doctors
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615 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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492 doctors
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492 doctors
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246 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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659 doctors
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660 doctors
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329 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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922 doctors
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923 doctors
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461 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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317 doctors
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316 doctors
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158 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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317 doctors
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317 doctors
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158 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.
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
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
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  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • 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
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Scott and White Health Plan
  • TRICARE
  • The Health Plan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield