Dr. Shani Francis, MD

Dr. Shani Francis, MD

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Dr. Shani Francis, MD is a dermatologist in Gurnee, IL and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Wake Forest University in 2008 and specializes in dermatology, pediatric dermatology, and more.Read her story

135 N Greenleaf St Ste 800

Gurnee, IL 60031

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Priority Health

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Francis' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hair Loss
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Dr. Francis treats Hair Loss more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Francis treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Dermatitis
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very high

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Dr. Francis treats Dermatitis more than 98% of her peers

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

Skin Infections
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Francis treats Skin Infections more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Francis treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Francis' conditions and procedures:

Acanthosis Nigricans
Acne
Acne Treatment
Actinic Keratosis
Allergic Reaction
Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Benign Tumor
Birthmark
Botox® Injection
Burn Injuries
Cancer
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Canker Sore
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Chemical Peel
Cold Sore
Cryosurgery
Dermatitis
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Destruction of Penile Lesion
Dry Skin
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
Excessive Sweating
Excision
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Cyst
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
Folliculitis
Foot Conditions
Fungal Infections
Fungal Nail Infection
Genital Warts
Granuloma of Skin
Hair Loss
Hair Transplants
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hidradenitis
Hives
Impetigo
Intertrigo
Itchy Skin
Jock Itch
Kaposi's Sarcoma
Keloid Scar
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Lichen Planus
Melanoma
Mohs Surgery
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
Narrow Band UVB Light for Psoriasis
Pemphigoid
Pemphigus
Plantar Wart
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Psoriasis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Rash
Ringworm
Rosacea
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Seborrheic Keratosis
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Shingles
Skin Cancer
Skin Cancer Removal
Skin Discoloration
Skin Infections
Skin Surgery
Skin Tag Removal
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Sunburn
Telogen Effluvium
Tinea Versicolor
Ulcer
Varicose Veins
Warts

About Me

Care Philosophy

We reject the idea of "puppy mill" medicine @AshiraDerm focuses on learning who patients are so we can address metaphysical issues that contribute to our overall well being, taking a more holistic approach to medicine instead of the often used pha...

Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Aesthetic Medicine
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • University Of Chicago Hospitals
    Residency Hospital
  • University Of Chicago Hospitals
    Internship Hospital
  • 2008
    Wake Forest University
    Medical School
    2008
  • 1999
    North Carolina A&T
    Undergraduate School
    1999

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Francis' Reviews

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4.0

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
6.25%
(1)
1 Star
18.75%
(3)

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Very personable and takes time to listen with her busy schedule. She was the best Derm at North Shore. Took 3 appts with different Derm Dr's to find one that would listen and give me a detailed skin exam. I am very saddened she is gone.
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I have two relative that have came to you. Could you please recommend me an Africa American dermatologist if you are not taken new patients. I have five beautiful daughters and two grandchildren . Two daughters have skin problems, one grandson and myself. Please help! Thank you in advance
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Dr. Francis has been one to the best things to happen to Evanston Northshore professional beyond her years and a gem. She saved my life by fighting for a test my insurance refused to pay for suffice to say she was right, and it lead to me winning a case against my insurer. Thank you again Dr....Read More
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the worst. She cancels and cancels - doesn't care about her patients - very unreliable and rude.
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I made the appointment 3 mos. in advance. Drove 3 hrs. back and forth. I left 20 minutes early (road blockage, I was late) I called and asked recept. to relay the message. She didn't. I called when I was closer. When I got there, recept was rude and took so many patients that walked in after me...Read More
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Ashira Dermatology LLC

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  • Hours
    • Mon: closed
    • Tue: 10:00am - 7:00pm
    • Wed: 10:00am - 7:00pm
    • Thu: 10:00am - 7:00pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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HealthLink
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Humana
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Kaiser Permanente
Priority Health
Priority PPO

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