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Department Family Medicine
Primary Location Lorain Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon No
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2013

Education & Fellowships

Residency - University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Family Medicine
Denver, CO USA
1990

Internship - University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Family Medicine
Denver, CO USA
1988

Medical Education - University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
MD Family Practice
Cincinnati, OH USA
1987

Undergraduate - Georgetown University
Washington, DC USA
1981

Certifications

  • Family Medicine
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 7/2/2023, Dr. Franko has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

409 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.7
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.7

54 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2024

Excellent care from Dr. Franko

Reviewed on Apr 6, 2024

Dr Franko always has been & still is a 10/10

Reviewed on Apr 6, 2024

A great doctor!!

Reviewed on Apr 6, 2024

Very good connection with this doctor! Had a great appointment.

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2024

Dr. Franko engages me in the discussion of my health status and concerns. He shares my view of being proactive in making previsit lab test orders to enable a more meaningful annual physical visit.

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2024

Dr Franko is the very best! I drive 50 miles each way because I have such confidence in him.

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2024

I have complete confidence in Dr Franko. He listens carefully to my concerns.

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2024

Dr Franko is the best. I don't want to see anyone else but him

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2024

Dr Franko is a wonderful doctor

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2024

Dr. Franko is knowledgeable, kind and instills trust. I turn to him for help in making most decisions pertaining to my healthcare.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2024

Dr. Franko is great!

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2024

Excellent doctor appointment!! Dr Franko is an amazing doctor - very kind and compassionate ,,

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2024

He is an excellent doctor

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2024

Dr. Franko really helped take care of me after I was discharged from Avon Hospital. I felt I was discharged too soon, and some of my concerns were not listened to at Avon Hospital. Dr Franko read through my inpatient reports, listened to what I was concerned about, took time to talk to infectious disease about my antibiotics and cat scan findings. He really helped turn my health around and made me feel better enough to take care of my children.

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2024

Dr. Franko was very friendly and thoughtful to Jerry and us also. He gave us a susgestion and a prescription to help solve Jerry's problem.

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2024

Dr. Andrew Franko has treated me with respect and has care for my health over this pass 5 yr Whether they're sick, injured, or dealing with a personal challenge-one of the greatest ways to show you care is with a heartfelt like Dr Andrew Franko .I thank Cleveland clinic for it's excellent Dr.

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2024

Dr. Franko is a very good listener.

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2023

Dr. Franco and staff are the best.

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2023

Great family physician services

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2023

Dr Franko listens to your concerns and with care addresses them promptly

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2023

I hope Dr Franco never leaves while I am alive. I am not a fan of hospitals or Dr and I can tell him anything and he lets me know what he thinks

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2023

I hope I never have to switch Dr or hospital

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2023

Wonderful doctor.

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2023

Great Doctor! Great Communication Skills!!

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2023

I am very confident in Dr. Franko .I do wonder if there are other ways to bring down my bad cholesterol. I will bring it up to him.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2023

The best Dr in Cleveland.

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2023

Dr. Franko's care and concern was very respectful and excellent.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2023

Love Dr. Franko

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2023

I like Dr. Franko he is no nonsense & is very thorough.I am fairly healthy but he did talk some about eating more at home much healthier & more fruits & vegetables

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2023

Whether an office visit or virtual appointment, Dr. Franko continues to provide exceptional care.

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2023

Dr. Franko is an excellent PCP who takes time to fully address concerns and selects individualized treatments based on both subjective concerns and objective findings.

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2023

I have been seeing Dr. Franko for a few years now and he is very in tune to my needs

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2023

Dr. Franko very professional and thorough.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2023

Dr. Franko asked and answered all my questions. Very thorough

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2023

After examining me Dr Franko diagnosed the pain in my lower left abdomen was due to a strain rather than a hernia which I suspected. His diagnosis was absolutely correct as the pain disappeared within 1-2 days. I am fortunate to have Dr Franko as my PCP. He is courteous and effective in interacting with me to determine my medical needs and has been great in directing scheduling of any required follow-up procedures e.g., for the hip replacement surgery that I had earlier this year.

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2023

I drive 50 miles to see Dr Franco because he is an excellent physician who listens to my health concerns.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2023

I have another family member who see's *Dr. Franko.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2023

This was a wellness visit. Dr Franko is always thorough and kind.

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2023

I have the utmost confidence in Dr Franko. He listens and discusses solutions.

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2023

Dr.Franko is a very good listener, he explains my conditions and test results very clearly and is always very warm and friendly. Couldn't ask for a better family doctor.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2023

Doctor never seemed interested in my problem

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2023

Dr. Franko showed he was concerned about my health problem and gave me support for how I was trying to deal with it

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2023

Dr. Franko is very nice. He listens. He is very down to earth.

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2023

Dr. Franko meets my needs as a provider but there is very little eye contact with me.he is looking at the computer screen through most of the visit. I know he has to look at test results, etc, but it feels so impersonal.

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2023

Andy is one of the BEST and if I didn't like him I'd go elsewhere

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2023

Dr. Franko is always very professional

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2023

100% faith in Dr. Franko

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2023

Dr Franko is a kind,compassionate, and caring doctor!! I enjoy my time with him!! He is professional and extremely knowledgeable!

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2023

Dr. Franco always has my best interest at heart. I appreciate all he does to keep me healthy.

Reviewed on May 31, 2023

I consider Dr Franko to be an excellent, caring health care provider.

Reviewed on May 22, 2023

Dr. Franko is a very caring and concerned physician. He really cares about your health, both mental and physical.

Reviewed on May 17, 2023

Dr. Franco is very nice, explains all to me, answers my questions and thorough.

Reviewed on May 16, 2023

Dr Franko was very caring and patient with me about my ear

Reviewed on May 15, 2023

Dr. Franko is by-far the most knowledgeable, committed and compassionate physician I have ever dealt with. And I unfortunately have had experiences with many medical personnel across the Cleveland Clinic, University Hospital, NOMS and Firelands Regional Medical Center. I travel 40miles to see him and actually look forward to visit him. He is so supportive of my health goals.

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