Frances S. Ballo, MD, FAAD
Board-Certified Dermatologist
Board-Certified Pediatrician
4.8 /5
328 reviews
The skin is really a reflection of a person’s underlying health, and there is such variety in the types of patients, conditions treated and treatment options.
- Frances S. Ballo, MD
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5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Very pleasant personality, listened carefully, identified the issue quickly, and identified a treatment plan thoroughly.
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5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Words to describe my experience: On time, very knowledgeable, kind, caring, willing to answer questions, and efficient. I liked her as a person too. I’m extremely happy with Dr. Ballo! Highly recommend!
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5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr Ballo exudes confidence and kindness that puts this very nervous patient at ease - I am grateful for her care every time I see her !
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5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Friendly and professional, good experience
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I enjoyed the lobby decor and personality of staff, professional and approachable.
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5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
The entire visit was a pleasure. Dr. Ballo and her nurse, Anna were exceptional.
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Dr Ballo and her assistant were professional, thorough and very pleasant. I’ll be seeing her yearly.
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3.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
I have some concerns but I would prefer to discuss with Dr Ballow directly because I've always liked her in all my past appointments. She has in the past been very thorough.
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5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Ballo and her nurses were all so helpful during my procedure. They explain everything so we’ll and really care about their patients.
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5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Ballo was both very sociable and professional. She did a wonderful job and I wouldn't hesitate seeing her again.

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Education

Undergraduate Degree:
Duke University, NC

Medical School:
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, OH

Pediatric Residency:
Geisinger Medical Center, PA

Dermatology Residency:
Geisinger Medical Center, PA

Hospital Affiliations
Aurora Medical Center Manitowoc County
Shawano Medical Center
Certificates
Board-Certified Dermatologist (American Board of Dermatology)
Board-Certified Pediatrician (American Board of Pediatrics)
Professional Memberships
American Academy of Dermatology
American Academy of Pediatrics
Cleveland Dermatologic Society
Society for Pediatric Dermatology
Publications

Ballo FS, Camisa C. Pyostomatitis Vegitans: A case report and review of the literature. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 1989;21:381.

Ballo FS, Maroon M, Millon SJ. Fracture Blisters. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 1994;30:1033.