Meet Dr. Franco

Meet Dr. Franco

Dr. Franco

Dr. Franco recently moved to the Tampa Bay area with his wife, Dr. Ivanna Hazim, who also practices in the dental field. In his free time, he enjoys activities such as golf, tennis, basketball, going to the beach, and traveling abroad with his family.


  • Born in Cleveland, Ohio- Grew up in the Dominican Republic
  • Married to Ivanna Hazim (Doctor of Dental Medicine)
  • Both are excited to provide the best of their services to the Tampa Community
  • Dr. Franco finds the opportunity to build warm long-lasting relationships with patients
  • He sees the impact on their smiles as the most enjoyable aspect of being an Orthodontist
  • Favorite Cookie: Chocolate Chip


  • Universidad Iberoamericana- Undergrad
  • Georgia School of Orthodontics- Specialty Certificate in Orthodontics
    • Recipient of Doctor Nathaniel Glover Leadership & Professionalism Scholarship
  • University of Puerto Rico School of Dental Medicine – Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD) (Summa Cum Laude)


  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • American Dental Association