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Quick Facts

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  • BCBS Blue Card
  • Aetna
  • HMSA
  • Cigna
  • QualCare

Doctors by Specialty

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Specialties

6 specialties

  • Diagnostic Radiology

    Radiologists help doctors get a closer look at what’s happening inside your body. If your primary care doctor wants to investigate your symptoms further, they may refer you to a radiologist to get an ultrasound or x-ray. Some radiologists specialize in mammography and breast imaging, which is who you see when you need a mammogram. A Radiologist can also determine if bones are broken or fractured after any kind of accident.
    Radiologists are trained to perform MRIs and CT scans, both of which are used to determine the presence of diseases or disorders and help your doctor properly diagnose you. They can detect anything from tumors, bleeding and infections to bone and muscle disorders.

  • Radiology

    A radiologist is a physician who specializes in the use of medical imaging to diagnose and treat illnesses or injuries in patients.
    The different types of medical imaging are X-ray, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and nuclear medicine.
    Radiologists are experts in these different types of tests and can advise a primary care doctor on which test is most appropriate in a specific case. These doctors also assist primary care doctors in analyzing the images produced by these tests in order to determine next steps necessary for treatment.

  • Vascular and Interventional Radiology

    Interventional radiologists, also known as vascular radiologists, use minimally-invasive imaging techniques to diagnose conditions in your organs and blood vessels. For example, if you need an angiography (an x-ray of the arteries) to diagnose a blockage in your blood vessels, your doctor will refer you to an interventional radiologist. They can, if needed, perform an angioplasty to open up the blocked passage.
    They’re also trained to perform needle biopsies, insert stents, treat varicose veins and obstructions of the urinary tract (possibly due to kidney stones) and can help with dangerous postpartum bleeding. They treat various types of fibroids and embolization, which is a clot, air bubble or other blockage in the bloodstream. While the types of imaging procedures they perform are more invasive than x-rays done to identify broken bones, pain levels and recovery time are usually minimal.

  • Neuroradiology

    Neuroradiologists focus specifically on diagnosing conditions related to the nervous system, spine, head and neck through radiology. They can identify abnormalities in these areas and help doctors properly diagnose the presence of tumors, aneurysms and even dementia.
    It’s also common for them to consult with patients with persistent headaches or back pains, trauma to a certain area, or any issue that can affect brain function, such as a stroke. Like any radiologist, they are trained to perform x-rays, cat scans, ultrasounds and MRIs, but they work closely with neurologists and neurosurgeons.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Nuclear Medicine

    Nuclear medicine specialists are doctors who have extensive training in the use of nuclear substances, like radiation, to diagnose and treat certain illnesses.
    These specialists perform diagnostic tests in which a small amount of a radioactive substance is injected into a vein, inhaled or taken orally by the patient. The radioactive substance then enables the nuclear medicine specialist to use a scanner to detect the radiation level in the part of the body being examined in order to create an image of it with a computer. The images tell the physician whether there are abnormal changes in metabolism which indicate whether a disease or injury is present. These tests are often used to detect cancer.
    In addition to detecting cancer, substances like radioactive iodine can be either injected into the blood stream or taken orally to fight cancer and other diseases. After being ingested, the substance is absorbed by the thyroid gland and abnormal thyroid tissues are destroyed.

Ratings & Comments

12 ratings

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Franklin & Seidelmann Inc. when asked is good. Franklin & Seidelmann Inc. has been reviewed by 12 patients. The rating is 3.1 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Franklin & Seidelmann Inc. as provided by patient reviews is 29 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Franklin & Seidelmann Inc. is affiliated with the following hospitals

  • UPMC Altoona Altoona, PA 16601
  • St John's Episcopal Hospital-South Shore Far Rockaway, NY 11691
  • Capital Health Regional Medical Center Trenton, NJ 08638
  • Wooster Community Hospital Wooster, OH 44691
  • El Centro Regional Medical Center El Centro, CA 92243
  • Northeast Regional Medical Center Kirksville, MO 63501
  • Shands at Lake Shore Lake City, FL 32055
  • Shands at Live Oak Gainesville, FL 32610
  • Shands at Starke Starke, FL 32091
  • Ashtabula County Medical Center Ashtabula, OH 44004
  • Butler Memorial Hospital Butler, PA 16001
  • Taylor Regional Hospital Campbellsville, KY 42718
  • Wooster Community Hospital Wooster, OH 44691
  • Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville, GA 30501
  • Lima Memorial Health System Lima, OH 45804
  • Shands Hospital at The Univ. of Florida Gainesville, FL 32610
  • Barnes Kasson County Hospital Susquehanna, PA 18847
  • Erie County Medical Center Buffalo, NY 14215
  • Lawrence General Hospital Lawrence, MA 01841
  • Sioux Falls Surgical Center Llp Sioux Falls, SD 57105
  • James Cancer Hosp And Solove Rsch Inst Columbus, OH 43210
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine
  • University Of Medicine And Dentistry Of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill School Of Medicine
  • Howard University College Of Medicine
  • Chicago Medical School At Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine & Science
  • University Of North Dakota School Of Medicine And Health Sciences
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
  • State University Of New York Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
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Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.