Dr. Ballard Smith Jr, MD

Dr. Ballard Smith Jr, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 73
(5)
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Dr. Ballard Smith Jr, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Bradenton, FL. He is 73 years old and has been practicing for 48 years.

316 Manatee Ave W

Bradenton, FL 34205

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 91% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
normal
more than 80% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 80% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Smith Jr "You can feel confident that our expert team and our state-of-the art facility will ensure you receive the best possible cardiac care. Our approach to patient care is to provide the utmost excellence in professional medicine, but also provide a personal, compassionate touch to individual patient care. "
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Angioplasty
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University of Miami
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • University of Miami
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smith Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smith Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith Jr to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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Dr. Smith Jr accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Smith Jr has admitting privileges

Manatee Memorial Hospital
206 2nd St E
Bradenton, FL 34208
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