Carlos R. Franco Palacios, M.D.
Appleton Area Health Services Outreach Department is excited to announce that Carlos Franco Palacios, M.D., a physician in Nephrology and a Hospitalist, will join our team of outreach specialists in December of 2015. He will be here in the afternoon on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of every month to see patients.
Dr. Franco Palacios received his Medical Degree from Universidad Nacional de Asuncion, Paraguay. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI. He then completed a Nephrology Fellowship and a Transplant Nephrology Fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He is board certified in Internal Medicine.
As a medical doctor in Nephrology, Dr. Franco Palacios specializes in kidney care and treating diseases of the kidneys. He also works as a Hospitalist, focusing on the care of hospitalized patients at Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar.
Education & Training
Undergraduate: Bachelor in Science, Bachiller
Medical School: Universidad Nacional de Asunción, Paraguay
Internship: Universidad Nacional de Asunción, Paraguay
Residency: Internal Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI
Fellowship: Nephrology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Fellowship: Transplant Nephrology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Internal Medicine
Board Certified in Nephrology
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Basic Life Support
United States Medical Licensing Examination
Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates
State of Minnesota Medical License
Professional Associations & Activities
American Society of Nephrology
American College of Physicians
Minnesota Medical Association
Wayne State Alumni Association