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About Dr. Philip A Falcone

Dr. Philip A Falcone, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Syracuse, NY. He has 34 years of experience. His specialties include Plastic Surgery. Dr. Falcone is affiliated with Upstate University Hospital, Crouse Hospital Inc and St Josephs Hospital Health Center. Dr. Falcone has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

16 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Philip A Falcone is Great. Dr. Philip A Falcone has been rated by 16 patients. From those 16 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Philip A Falcone is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Philip A Falcone Md Pc

2118 E Genesee St
Syracuse, NY 13210
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Specialties

Dr. Philip A Falcone has the following 1 specialty

  • Plastic Surgery

    A plastic surgery specialist is a physician with extensive training in the execution of plastic surgery procedures.
    Plastic surgery is the use of surgical procedures to rebuild or reshape injured or misshapen body parts. Congenital defects, such as a cleft lip or palate, can be corrected by a plastic surgery specialist. Injuries sustained during auto accidents also may require the services of a plastic surgery specialist. These procedures fall under the category of reconstructive plastic surgery.
    The other category of plastic surgery is cosmetic plastic surgery. Plastic surgery specialists often perform procedures like breast augmentation, face lifts, tummy tucks, liposuction, and lip injection as elective surgeries for patients who wish to make aesthetic improvements.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Philip A Falcone has the following 7 expertise

  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Hair Restoration
  • Skin Cancer
  • Dermabrasion
  • Laser Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Laser Resurfacing

Board Certifications

Dr. Philip A Falcone is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Hmmmmm....

When I first went to see Dr. Falcone, I thought he was a good doctor, and he explained things well - I had breast cancer and needed double radical mastectomies and was trying to make a decision about reconstruction or no reconstruction. His attitude was professional, but not empathetic or comforting. I don't feel that my emotional state was of great concern - but the nurse assisting him was a bit better at first. The process of recovery and preparing for the actual implants was far from satisfactory. He made me much larger than I wanted and I was very clear that I wanted to remain the size I was before the cancer if I chose reconstruction. He did an EXCELLENT job, but it wasn't what I wanted, and my dissatisfaction was not received or acknowledged and I was actually not treated with the same level of courtesy as at first. It got so I was uneasy about going to appointments and eventually just stopped. The end result: complete removal of both implants by another surgeon, due to discomfort and self-consciousness about my unbalanced figure. I would say that Dr. Falcone is an outstanding surgeon, but it seems that he is geared more toward those who are looking for cosmetic surgery and aesthetic results... which I feel is where he excels.

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Five Stars

I cannot say enough about my experience with Dr Falcone and his staff. I am more than pleased with my results and wish I had found him years ago.

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Four Stars

I really liked Dr.Falcone at first-I had more than one procedure done,none of which were covered by insurance,of course.But,I wasn't really fully informed about the recovery process of one procedure.As time went on the staff of younger women became ruder and ruder to me.I ended up feeling very uncomfortable going there,and I felt like I was pretty much told to go somewhere else. Most of the time Dr.Falcone was pretty nice to me,although he would just walk out after doing something painful to me-I would have appreciated some compassion or reassurance from him and the staff.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2012, 2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2014)

    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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    34 Years Experience

  • State University Of New York Upstate Medical University

    Graduated in 1984

  • Rhode Island Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Philip A Falcone accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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Philip A Falcone Md Pc, 2118 E Genesee St, Syracuse, NY

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