Dr. Evan Ballard, MD

Dr. Evan Ballard, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Evan Ballard, MD is a pediatric ophthalmology specialist in Woodbury, MN and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Utah School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in pediatric ophthalmology and ophthalmology.

1625 Radio Dr Ste 310

Woodbury, MN 55125

Contact Information

(800) 846-1877

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Exotropia
normal
more than 74% of peers
Astigmatism
normal
more than 68% of peers
Diplopia
normal
more than 64% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ballard "Dr. Ballard joined Associated Eye Care in 1982 after spending 5 years at UCLA specializing in ophthalmology, with additional training in pediatric ophthalmology and eye muscle disorders. Dr. Ballard is very involved in teaching his sub-specialty to ophthalmic technicians and resident physicians from the University of Minnesota, where he is an adjunct professor of ophthalmology. He speaks fluent Spanish and has been involved in health care projects involving eye care in El Salvador and Albania."
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adult Strabismus
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Muscle Disorders
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Strabismus
  • Ulcer
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Tear Duct Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

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

  • Brigham Young University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • University Of Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • UCLA Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • UCLA Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Jules Stein Eye Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ballard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ballard's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ballard to family and friends
4.4
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Ballard'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Lino Lakes, MN
My daughter has a genetic disorder that brought Dr Ballard into our lives. He is very understanding of both our kids & has an excellent disposition that works well with young children. I have always said that he is an asset to the field of pediatric ophthalmology. He made a huge difference when...more
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