Dr. Clarence Ballenger III, MD

Dr. Clarence Ballenger III, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
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Dr. Clarence Ballenger III, MD is a neurology specialist in Jacksonville, NC and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med in 1978 and specializes in neurology.

445 Western Blvd Ste Q

Jacksonville, NC 28546

Contact Information

(910) 353-0200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
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Top Care Areas


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very high
more than 95% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 95% of peers
very high
more than 91% of peers

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  • Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Mc Ga
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Mc Ga
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ballenger III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ballenger III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ballenger III to family and friends
based on 76 total reviews (16 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (76)

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Dr. Ballenger III's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

in Jacksonville, NC
I can say hes helped but when can patients write in files how appts went? I have several tissue, bone and also antibodidies and migraines that black me out. I never sleep. After years of not eatinv or sleeping . Disease or infection hurts you worse with your ailments. Im ready to just ask GOD TO...more
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in Jacksonville, NC
He's a very good dr. If you have a problem with something hurting you he will findo out the problem and ifit isn't his field he will send you where they do specialize in your problem...
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in Hampstead, NC
My first experience with him was in the 90's. He was brilliant at helping understand the root causes of the Migraines I had been sufferring with, for years. He gave me prescription meds for immediate relief, and a load of information about trigger factors that led me to a whole new life style,...more
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in Tarawa Terrace, NC
I'd give this "doctor" no starts if possible. The biggest quack I have ever met; didn't listen to a word as I explained my history and tried to give me narcotics for migraines! He is careless and doesn't bother to take accurate notes on what I was telling him. His staff is equally careless and has...more
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in Jacksonville, NC
After reading all this KNIW WONDER I still cant get a clear picture of what the real problems were...it took him not remembering from day to day xonbersation. First words to me were YOU NEED A PSYCHIATRIST! That hurt...this was a problem that went way beyond treatment and im forever damaged. You...more
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