Dr. George W. Balfour, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male

2625 W Alameda Ave
Burbank, CA 91505
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Dr. Balfour's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Balfour's Care Philosophy

Surgical precision with respect and compassion always.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Pediatric Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Dressing and/or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Tendon Transfer
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement
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  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Trigger Finger
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Background Check for Dr. Balfour

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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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

Medical College Of Wisconsin

Internship Hospital

Lac Usc
Complete in 1974

Residency Hospital

Martin Luther King
Complete in 1980

Fellowship Hospital

Orthopedic Hospital
Complete in 1981

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations

California Orthopaedic Association , Member
The California Orthopaedic Association is the largest statewide association representing orthopaedic surgeons in California. Orthopaedic surgeons evaluate and treat all types of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. This includes surgical and non-surgical treatment of the spine, hip, knee, ankle, foot, shoulder, elbow and hand. The Association assists our members by providing continuing medical education and other resources that enhance their ability to provide high value quality health care.
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Balfour & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish
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