Dr. Shayla Francis, MD

Dr. Shayla Francis, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 39
(21)
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Dr. Shayla Francis, MD is a dermatologist in Centennial, CO and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from University of Colorado At Denver in 2005 and specializes in dermatology, cosmetic dermatologic surgery, and more.Read her story

7336 S Yosemite St Ste 100

Centennial, CO 80112

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
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Top Care Areas

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Cancer
high
more than 85% of peers
Skin Cancer
high
more than 84% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
high
more than 81% of peers

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Dr. Francis' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Francis "As a fellowship trained Mohs Surgeon and Board Certified Dermatologist, Dr. Francis specializes in the treatment of skin cancer and cosmetic dermatology. Her skills allow her to treat all forms of skin cancer, ensuring highest cure rates while maximizing cosmetic results. Dr. Francis graduated magna cum laude from the University of Colorado at Boulder with a bachelor's degree in biology. She then attended medical school at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, where she was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society and graduated with distinction.While at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, Dr. Francis completed her dermatology residency and a research fellowship in immunodermatology funded by the National Institutes of Health. She also served as the chief resident, and authored numerous medical articles for the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, the Archives of Dermatology, and the Journal of Investigative Dermatology. Dr. Francis completed a competitive fellowship in procedural dermatology, Mohs micrographic surgery, and cosmetic dermatology at the University of Washington School of Medicine. Dr. Francis endeavors to serve her community by promoting skin health through prevention, intervention, and rejuvenation."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Francis "At Francis Skin Surgery and Dermatology we specialize in skin cancer treatment and cosmetic dermatology.

Our complete approach to skin cancer care includes prevention, detection, treatment and restoration. Our Board Certified Dermatologists and fellowship trained Mohs skin cancer surgeon are committed to patients and strive to provide the highest quality care in an efficient, pleasant environment.

Cosmetic procedures are performed by our Board Certified Dermatologists and fellowship trained dermatologic surgeon. We would be honored to discuss your cosmetic needs and options."

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Procedural Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Dermatitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Hair Loss
  • Intertrigo
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts
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Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Collagen Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Tattoo Removal
  • Laser Treatment for Melasma
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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 Colorado
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • University of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • University of Colorado At Denver
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • University Of Washington Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Francis to family and friends
5.0
based on 21 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Francis' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Centennial, CO |
Dr. Francis is friendly and highly professional. She is excellent with diagnosis and treatment and provides the highest quality of care. She listens well and does only the procedures that are necessary. She has treated me successfully for 2 conditions. In addition, she performed extensive moh's...more
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in Morrison, CO |
Hi everybody, Ray here. I have taken too long to share my experience with Dr Francis and her office of professional(s) as a patient for a MOHS procedure in mid-May 2016. 3 surgeries (near my left eye, my upper lip and centured on my chest). I asked a ton of questions, before during and after. All...more
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in Littleton, co |
Dr Francis is an incredibly caring and knowledgeable doctor. She explains everything well and makes sure you understand. I have recommended her to several friends and wouldn't hesitate to recommend her to anyone. She has treated both my wife and myself for skin cancer and we continue to see her...more
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in Littleton, CO |
Dr Francis is an outstanding doctor. She is very competent and caring. She doesn't rush you and explains things very well.
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in Denver, CO |
Went to see Dr. Francis to check an area of concern. Was found to have a minor skin cancer that they were certain could be treated without incident. The office visit, to the staff -top notch!
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Dr. Francis accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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