Dr. HECTOR Franco

Dermatology
El Paso, TX
45 years experience male

Locations

Hector L. Franco M.D.

El Paso, TX

Address

10500 Vista Del Sol, Ste. C, El Paso, TX
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My office hours

Tuesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Hector L. Franco, M.D.

El Paso, TX

About

Bio

Native of El Paso, Tx. Attended the University of Texas at El Paso with BS degree in Medical Technology. Received my M.D. Degree from University of California Irvine in 1975. Post graduate training included an internship at University of Arizona and Dermatology Residency at University of Colorado. I have been in private practice in Dermatology in El Paso, Tx since 1980. I am an Assistant Clinical Professor at Paul Foster Texas Tech School of Medicine where I teach part time. I am bilingual in English and Spanish.

Specialties
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Dermatology

Doctor Q&A

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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. HECTOR Franco
45 years experience Dermatology
Dose more important: These medications are different brands of Isotretinoin and as long as the dosage is the same there should be no problems . Check with your dermatolog ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. HECTOR Franco
45 years experience Dermatology
Need eye exam ASAP: Herpes of the eye can be a very serious problem. Symptoms can include redness , burning, itching of the eye. Tearing and blurry vision are also th ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. HECTOR Franco
45 years experience Dermatology
Need exam: Your sore needs to be looked at by your primary care doctor or dermatologist to determine if the spreading redness is due to infection or an allergic ... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Franco is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Franco is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Wish I had the money to see a doctor now but unfortunately It will take me awhile to save. May have to wait till next spring. Thanks again
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Thanks for your quick reply! What causes them?my wife just got tested for all STDs and I have only been with her five years.ll her results are neg. I play soccer.
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Thank you! You are right, I just found out it was actually Pityriasis Rosea and that's why the antifungal meds were not helping

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

UC Irvine School of Medicine, CA
Graduated 1975MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA MEDICAL CTR-UNIVERSITY, THE

Affiliations

Del Sol Medical Center
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