Frances S. Ballo, MD
Board-Certified Dermatologist
Board-Certified Pediatrician
4.6 /5
75 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
Vitals Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Ballo was very personable, answered all my questions & took care of my condition
Google Forefront Dermatology
Great staff and Dr Ballo was very professional. Would highly recommend her.
Google Forefront Dermatology
One of the best Dermatologists I've experienced as a patient. Great personality, while providing meticulously thorough examination, diagnosis, treatment, care & follow-up. Very glad I was referred to her by another physician I trust.
Google Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Ballo did a great!job as usual. She is the best!
Google Forefront Dermatology
Top notch dermatologist. Efficient, pleasant, and quality service. Highly recommended.
Google Forefront Dermatology
This was my first appointment with Dr. Ballo for a 3 month follow-up skin cancer check. She was thorough in her exam and pleasant throughout. I had other minor issues she addressed well. A nurse was present during the appointment and Dr. Ballo provided information to her as needed, but didn’t overlook my presence. I have been with Dr.’s where I have been treated as the 3rd party in the room. Personally, I like to receive a short written summary of the visit (the diagnosis made, treatment plan) which was not provided and would ask for in the future.
Google Forefront Dermatology
Dr Ballo is always very nice, informative, and too the point. Appointments are on time.
Google Forefront Dermatology
Very professional, thorough and made me feel comfortable.
Forefront Dermatology
Thank you!!!
Forefront Dermatology
The staff is always welcoming, the assistant is always personable, and Dr. Ballo explains things in detail which makes me feel comfortable. Very satisfied with all the experiences I've had at the clinic.

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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.