Dr. Cara Ballard, MD

Dr. Cara Ballard, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
Dr. Cara Ballard, MD is a family medicine specialist in Benton, AR and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med in 2002 and specializes in family medicine.

819 W Carpenter St

Benton, AR 72015

Contact Information

(501) 778-8264

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

142  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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0 Sanctions

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  • Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Cara Ballard, MD
This doctor decided to 'fire' me because I wouldn't agree with every one of her instructions. It appears to me that I am not allowed to be a part of my own healthcare, and that she has a Doctor-God complex - if I have questions and opinions about my own body and my own health.
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EB Quilts in Benton, AR – Jan 19, 2017
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Dr. Ballard is a very good doctor. One thing I like about her is how I am treated as a patient. She shows respect and empathy. I feel very luck to have her as my doctor.
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Ron Ira Steele in Benton Arkansas – Aug 25, 2016
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DR. Ballard has been my doctor for a long time. She has always been prompt for my appointment, has always listened to my medical problem and taken care of any needs that I have in a timely manner. She is friendly and sincere. I would recommend DR. Ballard at any time. I have never had an...Read More
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Irene Williams in Bryant, AR – Jul 18, 2016
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