Dr. Ellen Ballard, MD

Dr. Ellen Ballard, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Female  |  
Age 63
(34)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ellen Ballard, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation doctor who practices in Louisville, KY. She is 63 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

1941 Bishop Ln Ste 200

Louisville, KY 40218

Contact Information

(502) 456-2677

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Ballard performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chronic Neck Pain
high
more than 88% of peers
Low Back Pain
normal
more than 79% of peers
Back Pain
normal
more than 72% of peers

Dr. Ballard'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.

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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
23

Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Heel Spur
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • University Of Kentucky
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Sinai Grace Hosp/Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Iowa Hosps and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ballard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ballard's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ballard to family and friends
1.6
based on 34 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (29)

Dr. Ballard's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
FAIR
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Georgetown |
I really wish I could give her a 0. She's rude, and condescending. She will tap/hit you in your affected area. She is very short with you and snorts at you when you give her answers. When the appointment was over she opened the door and said leave now. The nurse however was nice and took her time.
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Roundhill, KY |
I would like to give this physician zero stars. I would not recommend her to anyone. I hope she gets her license pulled from her for she is a sorry joke of a Dr. As to what pretty much everyone says about her not carrying about her PT's at all and what they are really going though is true. She...more
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in Mount Vernon IN |
Dr. Ballard is amazing. She took the time to talk to me and work out a treatment plan together. I am so thankful to have her as my doctor.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ballard accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access Choice PPO
    Blue Preferred HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Ballard has admitting privileges

Baptist Health Louisville
4000 Kresge Way
Louisville, KY 40207
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Jewish Hospital
200 Abraham Flexner Way
Louisville, KY 40202
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