Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Francesco Palazzo, MD, FACS

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Associate Professor
Chief of Surgery, Methodist Hospital
Vice Chair of Surgery, Jefferson Hospital
Associate Program Director, Graduate Education

Specialties
Surgery
Surgery - Alimentary Tract
Surgery - Bariatric
Surgery - Gastrointestinal
Surgery - General
Surgery - Minimally Invasive
Surgery - Oncology

Make An Appointment

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Office Locations

Philadelphia
1300 Wolf Street
1st Floor
Philadelphia PA 19148
Phone: (215) 551-0360
Fax: (215) 551-8725
Philadelphia
1100 Walnut Street, 5th Floor
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-8666
Fax: (215) 503-6302

Medical Services

Years in Practice

10

Board Certifications

  • Surgery

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2017

Notes

I specialize in the minimally invasive treatment of esophageal and gastrointestinal disorders: benign (reflux disease, achalasia) and malignant disorders (esophageal cancer, gastric cancer) I have extensive training in the laparoscopic treatment of diseases of the spleen and adrenal glands as well as abdominal wall reconstruction for incisional, ventral or inguinal hernias.

Education

  • Univ di Catania, Medical School

Internship

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Residency

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Fellowship

  • University of California, San Francisco

Recent Publications

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