Dr. Lee A. Balaklaw, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 60

2483 Highway 644 Ste 202
Louisa, KY 41230
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Hospital Quality

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Pikeville Medical Center
911 Bypass Road
Pikeville, KY 41501
Highlands Regional Medical Center
5000 Kentucky Route 321
Prestonsburg, KY 41653

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
2483 Highway 644 Ste 202
Louisa, KY 41230
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    Dr. Balaklaw's Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
    • Anesthesiology
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    Background Check for Dr. Balaklaw

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.
    • Disciplinary action in another state  (9/9/2014)
    • Action Taken: Revocation
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Indiana
    • Disciplinary action in another state  (1/9/2014)
    • Action Taken: Voluntary Surrender
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: New Jersey
    • Felony conviction relating to health care fraud  (10/15/2013)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Kentucky
    • Professional Misconduct  (10/10/2013)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Colorado
    • Misdemeanor conviction  (8/30/2013)
    • Action Taken: Suspension
    • Summary: Balaklaw, Lee A MD: License # 036085937: NATURE OF COMPLAINT; The physician pled guilty to ten misdemeanor counts of theft by deception. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation has placed the physician’s Illinois license on indefinite SUSPENSION.
    • State: Indiana
    • Misdemeanor conviction  (8/12/2013)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: New York
    • Misdemeanor conviction  (7/23/2013)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Dr. Lee Adam Balaklaw; License # MD031536E; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician was convicted of a misdemeanor relating to a health profession in a court of another state. ACTION TAKEN: The physician permanently and voluntarily surrendered his license to the Pennsylvania Board of Medicine.
    • State: Pennsylvania
    • Misdemeanor conviction  (7/15/2013)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Virginia
    • Unknown  (7/10/2013)
    • Action Taken: Revocation
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Ohio

    2 Board Actions

    • Other  (12/23/2014)
    • Action Taken: Other actions
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • State: Indiana
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • Misdemeanor conviction  (12/4/2013)
    • Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • State: Vermont
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Far Eastern University
    Graduated in 1980
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Balaklaw & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% 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. Balaklaw's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Balaklaw has admitting privileges:

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    • Highlands Regional Medical Center

    • Pikeville Medical Center

    • Three Rivers Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Balaklaw

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balaklaw to family and friends

    2 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Balaklaw's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    2 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
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    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 2 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Balaklaw
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
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    national average

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    2483 Highway 644 Ste 202
    Louisa, KY 41230
    (606) 638-0153 (Office)
    (606) 638-9420 (Fax)
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