Colin K. Franz, MD, PhD

Colin K. Franz, MD, PhD

4.9 
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Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

Primary Specialty

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Secondary Specialty

Insurance

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Accepting New Patients

Education

Medical Education:
MD, University of Calgary Cumming School of Medicine - 2012
Internship:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 2013
Residency:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 2017
Fellowships:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 2018

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Neuromuscular Medicine (Certified)
  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Assistant Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
Physician Category:
Independent Practitioner
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

4.9
4.9 

75 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

40 Reviews

Reviews from Patients

40 Reviews

August 29, 2021

5.0

Dr. Franz actually listened and looked at me during my visits. That means a lot to me!

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August 25, 2021

5.0

responsiveness

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July 16, 2021

5.0

Very nice Very thoughtful and an expert!

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July 02, 2021

4.0

I really liked him it just took a very long time for an appointment

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June 09, 2021

5.0

He is a very good doctor and I am very happy that he is my doctor.

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May 02, 2021

5.0

Kind and attentive

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March 29, 2021

5.0

Professional, knowledgeable and personable. Willingness to explain what was being done and recommendations for future.

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March 19, 2021

5.0

Made me feel at ease, took time to listen to all my concerns and questions, and was very good in explaining everything.

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March 10, 2021

4.0

I just met him today over a telemedicine call, but he met all my expectations of a NM Neurologist.

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March 10, 2021

5.0

Explains everything to me--kind and very competent doctor.

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February 19, 2021

5.0

My first meeting with him was today. He was very thorough and explained what is going on with me. I am very impressed with him

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February 19, 2021

5.0

He understands my situation and communicates very well

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January 27, 2021

5.0

I feel like he is truly trying to help me with my health issues

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January 19, 2021

5.0

Extremely alert to my conditions and symptoms.

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January 19, 2021

5.0

Caring, Consistent and Knowledgeable

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January 13, 2021

5.0

Very responsive to questions

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December 23, 2020

5.0

He is a very good doctor and I trust him very much.

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December 09, 2020

5.0

Dr. was very professional and nice¦ Explained everything that was happening in the tests and then some of the results to me, and gave me detailed follow up instructions.

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November 10, 2020

4.0

I have had 2 pleasent experiences w Dr. Franz thus far

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November 08, 2020

5.0

Spent the time to review my medications and recommended new doseges.

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October 02, 2020

5.0

The Dr. was very patient and thorough with his exam and clearly presented the next steps forward to receive care!

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September 22, 2020

5.0

Dr. Franz is very thorough, answered all my questions, and is very knowledgeable.

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September 22, 2020

5.0

Very knowledgeable doctors and staff and provide excellent care. Courteous, too!

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September 22, 2020

5.0

Dr. Franz is a great Dr.

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September 22, 2020

5.0

I was highly satisfied with my care.

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August 29, 2020

5.0

Taking time to really listen and understand my condition

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August 27, 2020

5.0

I just feel like I am cared about and what I say matters.

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August 27, 2020

5.0

All my questions are always answered. I feel that I am cared about.

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August 20, 2020

5.0

Dr. Franz is a good doctor, he takes the time to listen to you. And he explained what it means to me.

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August 11, 2020

5.0

He is a good clinician...even though he has no quick answers to my particular problem

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August 11, 2020

5.0

Happy with provider.

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August 07, 2020

5.0

He took the to listen And read my chart. He was very gentle and respectful.

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July 24, 2020

5.0

Dr. Franz is an excellent Dr. Knowledgeable in his field, honest with what is needed to report, compassionate and very helpful with the needs that his patient will require.

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July 23, 2020

5.0

Dr Franz took the time to evaluate my symptoms - did a very thorough exam and alleviated my concerns - the best thing I can say about the visit is that I feel 100% better for having seen Dr Franz

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June 24, 2020

5.0

On top of things

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June 24, 2020

5.0

Excellent care

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June 23, 2020

5.0

Very thorough and took time to explain everything about my condition and possible ways to remedy.

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June 16, 2020

5.0

Patiently listens to everything I say and takes time to figure what is the best route of care for me.

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June 05, 2020

5.0

He explain to you clearly

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June 05, 2020

5.0

He was very through and took time to understand my current situation. He seemed to listen - before drawing conclusions. Was realistic and also seemed like he wants to help and is interested in trying to help find a solution to my issues.

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Independent Disclaimer

This physician is a member of the medical staff at NMH and a faculty member of the Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. This physician is an independent physician and not an employee of Northwestern Memorial HealthCare or any of its affiliate organizations.