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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Francis Palermo is Good. Dr. Palermo has been reviewed by 31 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 3.2
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.8
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Francis Palermo, MD is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Palermo graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)


Dr. Palermo has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Union Hospital of Cecil County 
  • St Francis Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Francis A Palermo MD is a male Internist, has 28 years of experience and practices in Cardiovascular Disease.
Where does Dr. Francis A. Palermo practice?
Dr. Francis Palermo has 1 office location.
Dr. Francis Palermo practices Cardiovascular Disease near Newark, DE.
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