Dr. Serene Francis, MD

Dr. Serene Francis, MD

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Dr. Serene Francis, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Winfield, IL. She graduated from St. John's Medical College and specializes in rheumatology.

25 N Winfield Rd Ste 507

Winfield, IL 60190

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Francis'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

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

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

57  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • St. John's Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Francis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Francis' Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Francis to family and friends
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Francis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dismissive doctor. Saw her in 2014 for debilitating pain but blood work was negative so she said that I had no autoimmune disorder. She gave me NSAIDs & told me to stop searching for a diagnosis. 2 years later, in severe pain, she gives me plaquenil as a trial. Later, hematologist finds out I have...more
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Best ever!!! You patients in Georgia are very lucky indeed. We will miss her. Thorough, compassionate & stays informed.
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I honestly can't thank Dr Francis enough for not only really taking the time to teach me about my diseases but really truly listening to me. She is the reason I am here, alive and doing way better then I was in 2013 after she diagnosed me with mixed connective tissue disease. I've been...more
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I have just started seeing Dr. Francis and she was a breath of fresh air. She was very thorough and listened, and professionally disagreed with my previous doctor's recommendation, and provided a understandable basis for doing so.
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