Dr. Dana Balderrama, MD

Dr. Dana Balderrama, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Dana Balderrama, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Lake Havasu City, AZ. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

1945 Mesquite Ave Ste D

Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403

Contact Information

(928) 453-9487

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Trigger Finger
very high
more than 93% of peers
Dupuytren's Contracture
more than 76% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
more than 76% of peers

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  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture


  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Balderrama has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Balderrama's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balderrama to family and friends
based on 21 total reviews (7 with comments)
Dr. Balderrama'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 (7)
in Lake Havasu City, AZ |
I would select 0 stars if possible. My child has a broken hand, and unfortunately this piece of insurance milking trash has no regard for parental/patient concerns. He is an arrogant, complacent pig headed doctor that immediately discredited the fact that he was further damaging our childs hand(over time xrays to prove negative bone movement), forced our childs hand into a strenuous position to try to prove that his hand was healing fine which caused our child severe pain then ignored the child.
in Liverpool, NY |
Did a great surgery on my wrist very thankful he was available
in Lake Havasu City, AZ |
A meticulous surgeon who had my best interests at heart from start to finish. The abdominoplasty procedure Dr. Balderrama performed on me came out so beautifully well, I cannot thank him enough. Dr. Balderrama's nurse, bookkeeper and receptionist were all so helpful and accomodating to my wants and needs. His nurse Nicky gave me a big hug after my last visit, the bookkeeper Chris had my back on a way to help me save my money and the receptionist was cheerful and so personable. 10 out of 10 thx
in Lake Havasu City, AZ |
Exemplary physician (excellent office staff) who helped me decide for surgery for a Dupuytrens malady that has bothered me for years. The office is quiet and relaxing, one of the best medical office experiences in town.
in Golde Valley, Arizona |
This Doctor was just awful. From the moment he introduced himself, he was preoccupied and very condescending, He was more interested in finding out what other kind of work he could get out of me instead of taking care of what I needed. When I told him I would be moving soon he completely shut me out. All the while he was sniffing, sniffing and sniffing and bouncing off the walls. It was a strange experience for sure. However, the office staff were very nice and helpful.
Lake Havasu City, AZ |
I would most certainly not recommend this doctor. He keeps an open door when consulting his patients and every word he says can be heard by other patients in reception area. He is loud and condescending. I found it impossible to relate my concerns and felt I was wasting his time.
in Lake Havasu City, AZ |
Dr. Balderrama was very thorough and professional and explained everything he was doing during the office exam.
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Dr. Balderrama accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Select PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Balderrama has admitting privileges

Havasu Regional Medical Center
101 Civic Center Ln
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403
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