Dr. Frank Baloh, MD

Dr. Frank Baloh, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(14)
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Dr. Frank Baloh, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Allentown, PA. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 27 years. Dr. Baloh is affiliated with St. Luke's Hospital - Bethlehem Campus.

400 N 17th St

Allentown, PA 18104

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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Eyelid Spasm
very high
more than 99% of peers
Entropion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Excision of Chalazion
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
77

Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cancer
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Dacryoadenectomy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Lid Retraction
  • Tear Duct Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Pennsylvania State University / College Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Montefiore University Hosp/Upmc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Virginia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Arizona Centre Of Plas Surg
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baloh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baloh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baloh to family and friends
3.1
based on 14 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Baloh's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
Allentown |
I was referred by my optometrist for a Stye that I had for almost 2 weeks. My optometrist lead me to believe that Dr. Baloh would drain the Stye at my appointment. However, to my disappointment at my appointment I was told by Dr. Baloh that wasn't how it worked and that I needed to wait another 4-5 weeks before he would perform the procedure and to keep working with a hot compress. SAVE YOUR COPAY if you have a Stye. This cost me $100 in copays...
in Bethlehem, PA |
The surgery for my right lower lid ectropion was well done and achieved correction for the sagging lid which has greatly assisted in preventing further susceptibility to undesirable drainage.
in Whitehall, PA |
I found Dr. Baloh to be professional, skilled, candid and caring. He anticipated my concerns and was able to answer all my questions clearly and with assurance and confidence. I would highly recommend Dr. Baloh to anyone seeking an ophthalmologist in the Lehigh Valley. His staff is also efficient, caring and friendly.
in Emmaus, PA |
I had excellent results from my recent eyelid repair and was very confident Dr. Bayloh could correct my problem,Which He did. He explined the procedure very clearly and his expertise was evident in the results. His bedside manor was professional as well friendly Thanks Dr. Baylor for making me feel better about my appearance! I would recommend him to all my friends Marilee Oplinger n
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Dr. Baloh accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
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    Select
  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Baloh has admitting privileges

St. Luke's Hospital - Bethlehem Campus
801 Ostrum St
Bethlehem, PA 18015
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