Chief; Assoc. Program Director
BronxCare Hospital Center
1650 Grand Concourse
Bronx, New York 10457
As Chief of the Division of Rheumatology, Dr. Giovanni Franchin specializes in the treatment of lupus and rheumatoid arthritis. He cares for patients with joint pain, fever, weight loss, and rashes. Dr. Franchin is also actively involved in teaching medical residents.
Dr. Franchin received his medical degree in Brazil. He also earned a PhD in the molecular medicine program at New York University, and subsequently completed his residency at Einstein Montefiore and fellowship at Columbia University.
Dr. Franchin is board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology and is a member of the American College of Rheumatology and the American Medical Association.
As a physician at Bronx-Lebanon for the past seven years, Dr. Franchin takes pride in his efforts to improve the health of patients from a diverse community.
"We offer our patients the best possible care in rheumatology," stated Dr. Franchin.