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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
11 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael DeFranco is Good. Dr. DeFranco has been reviewed by 14 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Michael DeFranco, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. DeFranco graduated from Case Western Reserve University , Cleveland. He has 2 awards.

Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)


Dr. DeFranco has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Lutheran Medical Center 
  • Lenox Hill Hospital 


  • Italian
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Michael DeFranco MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 11 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Michael DeFranco practice?
Dr. Michael DeFranco has 2 office locations.
Dr. Michael DeFranco practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Sterling, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Oakland Park, FL.
See Sterling Orthopedic Surgeons.