Dr. Frances Segal, MD

Dr. Frances Segal, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Frances Segal, MD is a dermatologist in Mission Viejo, CA and has been practicing for 35 years. She graduated from University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in dermatology.

26691 Plaza Ste 230

Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Segal performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 83% of peers
Dermatitis
high
more than 89% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
high
more than 76% of peers

Dr. Segal's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

22  Conditions Treated

13  Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Mole Removal
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Harbor UCLA Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Harbor UCLA Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Calif Irvine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Segal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Segal's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Segal to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Segal's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Segal is retiring in a few months and probably none too soon. Waited over an hour after my scheduled appointed then saw her for approximately 10 min. Barely spoke to me, did not show much concern about my concerns on several skin issues I pointed out to her. She reminded me my primary Dr. &...more
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LONG Wait both in front office and then the back room. Had appointment but total waiting time was nearly two hours. Doc assistant was not friendly at all, and Doc not much better. Very impersonal and did not answer valid questions. Procedure came out poorly. Better off going to ANY other...more
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Dr. Segal is very thorough and a excellent clinician, she diagnosed Malignant Melanoma in the center of my back, performed a biopsy and hovered over me through the whole process of finding the best cancer surgeon in the area to perform the extensive surgery. Then followed up with me and the...more
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