Dr. Ballambat Bhat, MD

Dr. Ballambat Bhat, MD

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Age 72
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Dr. Ballambat Bhat, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Hicksville, NY and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Jawaharlal Institute Of Post-Graduate Medicine Research, Pondicherry University in 1970 and specializes in pediatrics and allergy & immunology.

350 S Broadway

Hicksville, NY 11801

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 2 More

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Dr. Bhat's Experience

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Dr. Bhat's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Allergy & Immunology and Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Allergy & Immunology

2  Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

17  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Jawaharlal Institute Of Post-Graduate Medicine Research, Pondicherry University
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Med College Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Catheterization Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Jewish Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Long Island College Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bhat has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bhat's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bhat to family and friends
7 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bhat's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I used to visit Dr. Bhat regularly for my severe allergy symptoms. He got upset at me for not picking up my phone 30 before my appointment to change the appointment times. He's slow, lacks compassion, and makes me seriously question his practice, including his prescription choices.
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Totally incompetent technologically challenged. Poor English. Confused. Asked what medications I would like for him to prescribe. Should not be a doctor.
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Dr. Bhat is only interested in seeing my healthy 21 year old son every 3 months so he can bill the insurance and push specialty doctors in his group, even though my son has already established care with other doctors in the area. His office staff failed to explain that this is how this practice,...more
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Dr. Bhat should not be practicing medicine. For one, he is very unprofessional; the few visits that I had with him were ridden with a complete sense of confusion. On numerous occasions, he made disparaging comments about my condition, both in private and with staff, often smirking to himself upon...more
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