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Dr. Lance C. DeFrancisco, MD

Gastroenterology

  • 810 Valley View Blvd
    Altoona, PA 16602
  • 1 Location
  • (814) 946-5469

Dr. DeFrancisco's Overview

Dr. Lance C. DeFrancisco graduated from the Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1979. He works in Altoona, PA and specializes in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Dr. DeFrancisco is affiliated with UPMC Altoona and UPMC Bedford Memorial. He speaks Arabic and English.

Gender: Male

Languages Spoken: Arabic, English

Dr. DeFrancisco's Experience

Years in Practice: 36

Conditions Treated by Dr. DeFrancisco

  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • Benign polyps of the colon
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis
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Procedures Performed by Dr. DeFrancisco

  • Colonoscopy, flexible
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Endoscopy, upper gastrointestinal (UGI)
  • Esophageal dilatation
  • Sigmoidoscopy
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Dr. DeFrancisco's Specialties

Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

Dr. DeFrancisco's Education & Training

Medical School: Medical College of Pennsylvania; Graduated 1979

Dr. DeFrancisco's Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
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Dr. DeFrancisco's Office Information & Appointments

Office Locations

Blair Gastroenterology Associates

810 Valley View Blvd
Altoona, PA 16602
(814) 946-5469

Directions

Office Hours and Information

Fax: (814) 946-4970

Practice Website: blairgastro.com

Accepting New Patients: Yes

Medicare Accepted: Yes

Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Monday 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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