Dr. Patrick M. Francke

  • MD, FACRO
  • Radiation Oncologist
  • Spoken languages English

Overview

A Board Certified Radiation Oncologist, Dr. Patrick Francke completed his residency in Radiation Oncology at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky. Dr. Francke has published and lectured on many topics, including Gynecologic Oncology, Lung Cancer and Brachytherapy. He has more than 20 years of clinical experience and serves on several committees and panels with professional organizations including the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO).

Career Positions

Current position(s)

  • GenesisCare - Medical Director, Radiation Oncologist, Myrtle Beach, SC

Past position(s)

  • 21st Century Oncology - Radiation Oncologist, Coral Springs, FL
  • University of Kentucky Medical Center - Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, Lexington, KY
  • Lexington Clinic - Radiation Oncologist, Lexington, KY
  • Bethesda Memorial Hospital - Radiation Oncologist, Boynton Beach, FL

Education

Universities

  • Western Kentucky University, Bachelor's of Science in Biology, Bowling Green, KY
  • University Of Louisville School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine, Louisville, KY

Residencies

  • University of Kentucky Medical Center, Radiation Oncology, Chief Resident, Lexington, KY

Internships

  • St. Vincent's Hospital, Indianapolis, IN

Expertise And Interests

Interests

  • Prostate, Breast, Lung, Colorectal, Head & Neck, Gynecologic Malignancies

Accomplishments

Awards and honors

  • Cum Laude at Western Kentucky University, Voted Top Oncologist in Myrtle Beach

Publications

  • Continued Benefit to Rectal Separation for Prostate Radiation Therapy: Final Results of a Phase III Trial.
  • Sexual quality of life following prostate intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) with a rectal/prostate spacer: Secondary analysis of a phase III trial.
  • Prospective, Randomized, Patient-Blinded, Multicenter Trial of Perirectal Spacer in Men Undergoing Prostate IG-IMRT: Dosimetry and Toxicity Evaluation
  • Prospective, Randomized, Patient-Blinded, Multicenter Trial of Perirectal Spacer in Men Undergoing Prostate IG-IMRT: Dosimetry and Toxicity Evaluation
  • Utilization of a Novel Adaptive Dose Recalculation Tool in the Delivery of High-Dose Radiation for Intermediate- to High-Risk Prostate Cancer
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Patrick Francke's Reviews

Overall

based on 217 Ratings 41 Comments

2020

From the medical perspective everything was great. But I still have questions and concerns about the cost of treatment. I know medicare pays, but what is my out of pocket. Are there payment plans, etc. I plan to ask on my next visit.

2020

I had to wait too long. I was there over an hour before they took me in I think they could have done better on that. Thank you.

2020

No improvement needed

2020

Absolutely nothing It was an outstanding experience

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