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Dr. Rene Franco

Rene Franco Jr. M.D. started his journey in the medical field at Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology in 2003. In January 2010, Dr. Franco attained his medical degree at the Medical University of The Americas in Nevis, West Indies. He then completed his Internal Medicine Residency Program at the University of Arizona, South Campus in 2014. In June of 2017, Dr. Franco successfully finished his Pulmonary Critical Care Fellowship at Baylor Scott & White.

With a plethora of clinical experience and ongoing research experience, Dr. Franco has an exemplary history of volunteer work in several communities. He has also been involved in numerous presentations. In October of 2015, Dr. Franco attended the CHEST Annual Conference in Canada. He was a presenter of ‘The Diagnostic Value and Economic Impact of Fiberoptic Cytologic Brushing during Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy’.