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About Dr. Benjamin Franklin Sr

Dr. Benjamin Franklin Sr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lakeland, FL, with another office in Rohnert Park, CA. He has 40 years of experience. His specialties include General Surgery and Emergency Medicine. Dr. Franklin is affiliated with Lakeland Regional Medical Center. He speaks English.

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37 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Benjamin Franklin Sr is Good. Dr. Benjamin Franklin Sr has been rated by 37 patients. From those 37 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Benjamin Franklin Sr is 3.3 of 5.0 stars.

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3636 Bridgefield Dr
Lakeland, FL 33803
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4855 Snyder Ln
Rohnert Park, CA 94928
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Dr. Benjamin Franklin Sr has the following 2 specialties

  • General Surgery

    A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
    The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
    Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.

  • Emergency Medicine

    An emergency physician is a doctor who is an expert in handling conditions of an urgent and extremely dangerous nature. These specialists work in the emergency room (ER) departments of hospitals where they oversee cases involving cardiac distress, trauma, fractures, lacerations and other acute conditions.
    Emergency physicians are specially trained to make urgent life-saving decisions to treat patients during an emergency medical crisis. These doctors diagnose and stabilize patients before they are either well enough to be discharged, or transferred to the appropriate department for long-term care.


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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Franklin is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Lakeland Regional Medical Center
  • Education

    40 Years Experience

  • Meharry Medical College

    Graduated in 1973

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