Dr. Eduardo Balbona, MD

Dr. Eduardo Balbona, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(28)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Eduardo Balbona, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Jacksonville, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in internal medicine.Read his story

2257 Oak St

Jacksonville, FL 32204

Contact Information

(904) 388-9202

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Balbona's Experience

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Dr. Balbona's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Balbona's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Balbona "Dr. Eduardo Balbona received his M.D. from the Medical College of Georgia and completed specialty training in internal medicine at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. Dr. Balbona has served as a Naval Officer and Physician at the U.S. Capital providing medical care to prominent officials including the members of the Congress and the Supreme Court. Dr. Balbona has extensive experience the development of proactive, preventive approaches to health as well as Internet based medical resources. Dr. Balbona is a strong advocate for evidence-based medicine, with an emphasis on disease prevention and health maintenance. He supports wellness efforts through education and an appreciation of the need for timely management of future risks. He continues to actively practice medicine in a private internal medicine practice in Jacksonville, Florida where he lives with his wife Kathleen and their two sons."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Balbona "The path to health begins with the proper appreciation of its value and the commitment to learn more about disease prevention and early detection. Via open communication and expert advice we hope to help you lay the foundations for a more vigorous, healthy and vital future."
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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19

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Paracentesis
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.

Education

  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • National Naval Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • National Naval Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Balbona has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Balbona's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balbona to family and friends
4.5
based on 28 total reviews (10 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Balbona's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

in Jacksonville, FL
Doctor Balbona initially diagnosed a condition I have that numerous specialists couldn't diagnose. He spends whatever time is necessary with his patients to ensure proper care and to answer all questions. I have now been his patient for 17 years.
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My husband and I relocated to Jacksonville in early 2017. Due to a health emergency, Dr. Balbona's practice was recommended by a co-worker. I've never received such intentional care in an initial visit with prescribed follow-up. My husband and I both felt an immediate trust in Dr. Balbona's care...more
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SDr. Balbona and his entire staff are the most caring, efficient and professional office of any kind I have encountered. I have recommended him to many family members and friends.
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Dr. Balbona is very interested in getting a complete picture of you as an individual. He spends the necessary time to answer all questions, allows patient to participate in the planned care. I feel very confident that I am receiving excellent medical staff. The office staff is the same level of...more
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I have been a patient since 2005. Thereis no stone unturned in his thoroughness of care. He takes excellent preventative care of my needs and has followed me through the development of diabetes and a diagnosis of cancer. Simply put, he is just the best! He is the epitome of professionalism in...more
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