Dr. Eleanor Ford, MD

Dr. Eleanor Ford, MD

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Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
64 y/o
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Dr. Eleanor Ford, MD is a dermatologist in Silver Spring, MD and has been practicing for 33 years. She specializes in dermatology.Read her story

Eleanor Y. Ford, MD, FAAD

344 University Blvd W Ste 321

Silver Spring, MD 20901
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Ford's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Skin Infections
very high
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ford treats Skin Infections more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Ford treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Hair Loss
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ford treats Hair Loss more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Ford treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rash
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ford treats Rash more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Ford treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Ford's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acanthosis Nigricans
Acne
Acne Surgery
Actinic Keratosis
Allergic Reaction
Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Benign Tumor
Birthmark
Boil
Burn Injuries
Cancer
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Cellulitis
Cold Sore
Dermatitis
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Dry Skin
Earlobe Repair
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
Excessive Sweating
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Folliculitis
Foot Conditions
Fungal Infections
Fungal Nail Infection
Genital Warts
Granuloma of Skin
Hair Loss
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hidradenitis
Hives
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intertrigo
Itchy Skin
Jock Itch
Keloid Scar
Laser Hair Removal
Lice
Lichen Planus
Lipomas
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Pemphigoid
Pityriasis Rosea
Plantar Wart
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Psoriasis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Rash
Ringworm
Rosacea
Scabies
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Seborrheic Keratosis
Second-Degree Burns
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Shingles
Skin Cancer
Skin Discoloration
Skin Infections
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Tinea Versicolor
Varicose Veins
Warts

About Me

As a leading, board-certified family dermatologist, Eleanor Y. Ford, MD, has spent 35 years helping patients to look and feel their best. Dr. Ford treats patients of all ages at her practice, Dermatology, and Skin Cancer Center, in Silver Spring, Mar...

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1986
howard university hospital
Residency Hospital
1983
UMDNJ - University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1981
UMDNJ - University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1980
Umdnj-New Jersey Medical School
Medical School
1986
1983
1981
1980

Awards

Dr. Ford's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ford

3.9

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
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4 Stars
8.333333333333334%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
25%
(3)

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I've been to many dermatologists in my life, and Dr. Ford is the WORST ever. She didn't even examine my skin! Not even once... nowhere! And get ready to pay extra if you forget to tell the nurse something and then you ask this doctor. She even has signs about this "rule"... Please do not waste...Read More
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Dr Eleanor Ford, is the BEST! I've been to quite a few doctors & nobody could figure out my skin issues. Dr.Ford cured me in few weeks. She is old-school at it's best.
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She was an amazing doctor. I used to have sever cystic acne and doctor ford with in a couple of months completely transformed my face it's clear and beautiful and I'm so confident now. Could not have don't it without her
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Eleanor Y. Ford, MD, FAAD

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 3:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 1:00pm - 7:00pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: 9:00am - 1:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)