Dr. Gene Balis, MD

Dr. Gene Balis, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 77
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Dr. Gene Balis, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 50 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1967 and specializes in neurosurgery.

3000 E Fletcher Ave Ste 340

Tampa, FL 33613

Contact Information

(813) 977-3776

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Balis' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balis treats Spondylosis more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Balis treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Bone Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balis treats Bone Disorders more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Balis treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Low Back Pain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balis treats Low Back Pain more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Balis treats this condition more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Balis' conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gene Balis, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 50 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1967 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1976
Neur Institute
Residency Hospital
1972
New York University
Residency Hospital
1969
Ill Rsch Ed Hospital
Residency Hospital
1968
Ill Rsch Ed Hospital
Internship Hospital
1967
Hahnemann University
Medical School
1976
1972
1969
1968
1967

Awards

Dr. Balis' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Balis

4.7

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
84.61538461538461%
(11)
4 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
1 Star
0%
(0)

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Best doctor bar none. He is the greatest most caring doctor in the Bay area. It's been four years since the operation and still always checking on my wife.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Tampa Bay CoreNet
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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