Dr. Brooke L. Ballard, MD

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Dr. Brooke L. Ballard, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Female

Alvarado Orthopedic Medical Group, Inc. 5555 Reservoir Dr Ste 104, San Diego, CA 92120 Get Directions
(619) 286-9480

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http://alvaradoortho.com/physicians/brooke-ballard-m-d No stranger to injuries and rehabilitation herself, Dr. Ballard sustained an ankle fracture as well as tendon lacerations in...   Read More

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         (26)
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Surgery
      • Arthritis
      • Bone & Joint Orthopedics
      • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
      • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
      • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
      • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery

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      • Hand Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Adhesive Capsulitis
      • Ankle Fracture
      • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
      • Ankle Sprains and Strains
      • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
      • Arthritis
      • Arthritis of the Elbow
      • Arthritis of the Hand
      • Arthritis of the Wrist
      • Bleeding Disorders
      • Broken Arm
      • Bursitis
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Chondrocalcinosis
      • Chronic Neck Pain
      • Chronic Pain
      • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
      • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
      • Congenital Hand Anomaly
      • De Quervain's Disease
      • Elbow Bursitis
      • Elbow Disorders
      • Elbow Injuries
      • Elbow Sprain
      • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
      • Fever
      • Fibromyalgia
      • Foot Conditions
      • Foot Fracture
      • Fracture
      • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Ganglion Cyst
      • Gout
      • Hand Conditions
      • Hand Contracture
      • Hand Fracture
      • Hip Fracture
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee Dislocation
      • Knee Fracture
      • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
      • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
      • Limb Pain
      • Limb Swelling
      • Muscle Weakness
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
      • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
      • Osteoarthritis of Hands
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
      • Osteoarthritis of Knee
      • Osteopenia
      • Osteoporosis
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Pathological Spine Fracture
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Pyogenic Arthritis
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Rotator Cuff Injuries
      • Rotator Cuff Tear
      • Shoulder Diseases
      • Shoulder Dislocation
      • Shoulder Disorders
      • Shoulder Pain
      • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Deformities
      • Sports Injuries
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Tendonitis
      • Trigger Finger
      • Wrist Disorders

      Procedures Performed

      • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
      • Arm Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
      • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
      • Carpal Tunnel Release
      • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
      • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
      • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
      • Elbow Replacement
      • Excision of Femur or Knee
      • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
      • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
      • Fracture Care
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
      • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
      • Hip Replacement
      • Hip Replacement Revision
      • Joint Drainage
      • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
      • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
      • Neuroplasty
      • Partial Shoulder Replacement
      • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
      • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
      • Rotator Cuff Surgery
      • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
      • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
      • Shoulder Replacement
      • Shoulder Surgery
      • Steroid Injection
      • Total Shoulder Replacement

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        Sanctions

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine
      • Residency Hospital
        University Of California San Diego Medical Center
      • Fellowship Hospital
        University Of Florida
      • Undergraduate School
        University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Ballard's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
      • Board certified in Hand Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Why Does Experience Matter?

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      Dr. Ballard's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Dr. Ballard's Care Philosophy

      http://alvaradoortho.com/physicians/brooke-ballard-m-d No stranger to injuries and rehabilitation herself, Dr. Ballard sustained an ankle fracture as well as tendon lacerations in two separate seasons as a high school varsity athlete and team captain. Please feel free to call and schedule a visit at our clinics with her for patient-centered care and a detailed evaluation of your options.