Dr. Gregory Balourdas, MD

Dr. Gregory Balourdas, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Gregory Balourdas, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery and orthopedic hand surgery.

4101 Randolph St

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

(619) 291-2430

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Self Pay
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
more than 72% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
more than 58% of peers
Trigger Finger Release
more than 17% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Balourdas "Because of the importance of our hands and arms in to daily life, home, work and athletic endeavors, I care for the entire patient in managing the complex problems that affect us.  The goal is always to return to activity without pain as quickly and completely as possible. "

2  Specialties

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Balourdas does not have any board certifications listed.

31  Conditions Treated

22  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Upper-Extremity Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Upper Extremity Reconstruction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Western Reserve College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Case Western U & Univ Hosps Of Cleveland
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Ucsd Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Balourdas has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Balourdas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Balourdas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balourdas to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Balourdas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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