Dr. Ballard Smith Jr, MD

Dr. Ballard Smith Jr, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 73
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Dr. Ballard Smith Jr, MD is a cardiology specialist in Bradenton, FL and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from University of Miami in 1970 and specializes in cardiology.

316 Manatee Ave W

Bradenton, FL 34205

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Smith Jr performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Smith Jr's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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. "

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

42  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 and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart 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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13  Procedures

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

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

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
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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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