Dr. Brooke L. Ballard, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Female

5555 Reservoir Dr Ste 104
San Diego, CA 92120
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Scripps Mercy Hospital
4077 5th Ave
San Diego, CA 92103
Alvarado Hospital Medical Center
6655 Alvarado Rd
San Diego, CA 92120

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Alvarado Orthopedic Medical Grp
Alvarado Orthopedic Medical Grp
5555 Reservoir Dr Ste 104
San Diego, CA 92120
Helix Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
Helix Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
8860 Center Dr Ste 350
La Mesa, CA 91942
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    Dr. Ballard's Experience

    Dr. Ballard's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Arthritis
    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
    • Bone & Joint Orthopedics
    • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
    • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
    • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
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    • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
    • Arthroscopic Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
    • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neuroplasty
    • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Replacement
    • Shoulder Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
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    • Total Shoulder Replacement
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    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Arthritis
    • Arthritis of the Elbow
    • Arthritis of the Elbow
    • Arthritis of the Hand
    • Arthritis of the Wrist
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chondrocalcinosis
    • Congenital Hand Anomaly
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Elbow Bursitis
    • Elbow Disorders
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Foot Conditions
    • Foot Fracture
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Contracture
    • Hand Contracture
    • Hand Fracture
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    • Hip Fracture
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Knee Disorders
    • Knee Fracture
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Injuries
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Shoulder Diseases
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Sports Injuries
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Tendonitis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Vascular Disease
    • Wrist Disorders
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine
    Graduated in 2005

    Residency Hospital

    Ucsd Med Ctr

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Florida
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ballard & Staff

    • English
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    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Ballard's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Sharp Coronado Hospital

    • Alvarado Hospital Medical Center

    • Scripps Mercy Hospital

    • Sharp Grossmont Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ballard

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.8
    • 27 responses

    4.8 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ballard to family and friends

    4.8 out of 5

    27 responses

    Dr. Ballard's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.7 out of 5

    26 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    26 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.8 out of 5

    26 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    26 responses

    Experience with Dr. Ballard

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.7 out of 5

    26 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.7 out of 5

    26 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.6 out of 5

    26 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.7 out of 5

    26 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Alvarado Orthopedic Medical Grp
    5555 Reservoir Dr Ste 104
    San Diego, CA 92120
    (619) 286-9480 (Office)
    (619) 286-4568 (Fax)
    B
    Helix Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
    8860 Center Dr Ste 350
    La Mesa, CA 91942
    (619) 286-9480 (Office)
    (619) 286-4568 (Fax)
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