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Dr. Franklin Galef Is this you?

About Dr. Franklin Galef

Dr. Franklin Galef, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Vista, CA. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine. Dr. Galef has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

23 Ratings with 10 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Franklin Galef is Great. Dr. Franklin Galef has been rated by 23 patients. From those 23 patients 10 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Franklin Galef is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Scripts Coastal Medical Center

130 Cedar Rd
Vista, CA 92083
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Specialties

Dr. Franklin Galef has the following 1 specialty

  • 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Franklin Galef has the following 6 expertise

  • Check-up
  • Vaccination
  • Heartburn
  • Physical
  • Weight Loss
  • Immunization

Board Certifications

Dr. Franklin Galef is Board Certified in 1 specialty

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

Reviews

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Dr. of greatness

DR. Galef is a great internist. He has help me in so many ways. He is some one who you should not be afraid to talk to about any Concerns you may have. His Nurse is very caring person too.

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Four Stars

Excellent with diagnostic and care. Nurse is excellent also

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5 minutes
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One Star

Uncompassionate and does not listen.

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20 minutes
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does not like to answer or be asked questions always in a hurry
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Less than satisfactory

He has left me dangling in the middle of emergencies twice. Less than respectful of HIPPA laws and patient protocol developed by other specialists.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2011)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2016)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Education

    41 Years Experience

  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The University Of Southern California

    Graduated in 1977

  • Huntington Memorial Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Franklin Galef accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
  • Blue Shield California
    • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus Savenet
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Local Access + HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Trio ACO HMO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
    • Cigna Southern CA Select
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA CommunityCare Network HMO
    • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
    • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
    • Health Net CA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
    • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • UHC West
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex3
    • UHC West SignatureValue Alliance
    • UHC West SignatureValue HMO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Scripts Coastal Medical Center, 130 Cedar Rd, Vista, CA

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