Dr. Christa Balanoff, MD

Dr. Christa Balanoff, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Christa Balanoff, MD is a general surgery specialist in Overland Park, KS. She graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston and specializes in general surgery.

5701 W 119th St Ste 225

Overland Park, KS 66209

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 92% of peers
Breast Lump
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Balanoff'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.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

16  Conditions Treated

15  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Paracentesis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.

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.


  • University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Indiana University / School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Indiana University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Balanoff has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Balanoff's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balanoff to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Balanoff's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Excellent communication by Dr and staff. Friendly and caring. Attention to detail and speed of scheduling/coordination of all areas of care. (radiologist, oncologist, mri, lymphedema nurse, lab, and surgery) Provided clear and information list of all appointments, and where to go. Answered and...more
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