Dr. Linda Francis, MD

Dr. Linda Francis, MD

Adult Psychiatry  ·  
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Dr. Linda Francis, MD is an adult psychiatry specialist in Wilmington, NC and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in adult psychiatry and forensic psychiatry.

1515 Medical Center Dr

Wilmington, NC 28401

Contact Information

(910) 763-5533

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
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more than 81% of peers
Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
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more than 52% of peers
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
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more than 44% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Forensic Psychiatry

2  Board Certifications

  • Forensic Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

32  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Psychotherapy Services

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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 At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • East Carolina University / Brody School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Sheppard and Enoch Pratt Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Langley Porter Psych Inst Ucsf
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Francis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Francis' Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Francis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY 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
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Patient Comments (10)

She saved my life. Amazing doctor. She knows exactly what's up; no bs. Follow her protocol and you will get better. She also is sensitive to your autonomy and personal choices in mental health management. I'm so grateful to know her. She has a great sense of humor, too. At one of my favorite...more
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My overall health has significantly improved under the care of Dr. Francis. She is meticulously thorough in her medical and mental testing and evaluation of my condition resulting is a diagnosis and treatment plan for me that is working and has helped me regain nearly optimal health. For that I am...more
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Dr. Francis was recommended to me by my health provider because I needed a specialist in Psychiatry and my experience ever since my first visit with her has been great. Dr. Francis is highly professional at her work and has been able to help me with my mental health needs and I feel a positive...more
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I've been seeing Dr.Francis for 10 yrs. Have not had any problems with medications. She follows up with bloodwork to ensure all is working well together. Easy to get an appt. if needed. Yes, I would recommend to family or friends.
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Dr. Francis is by far one of the best psychiatrists I have had in my many years. She will set up phone appointments, and when in crisis, will make time daily to talk with you as well. She is up to date with all new treatments and medications. She has a calming and reassuring bedside manner. She...more
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