Dr. Hieu Ball, MD

Dr. Hieu Ball, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Hieu Ball, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in San Ramon, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Tufts Univ Sch Of Med in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

100 Park Pl Ste 140

San Ramon, CA 94583

Contact Information

(925) 838-8830

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 89% of peers
Myelopathy
high
more than 83% of peers
Spondylolisthesis
high
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Ball'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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Ball does not have any board certifications listed.

54  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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14  Procedures

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.

Education

  • Tufts Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ball has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Ball has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ball's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ball to family and friends
18 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Ball's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I left his office in tears today. He is rude, doesn't explain anything. I asked him spefically to go over al findings on. MRI, he wanted nothing to do with that. He has horrible bed side manner, and I absolutely got no resolution at my appointment today.
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Had 2 cervical fusions 2005 and 2008. Dr Ball is amazing. He is kind, sweet, thoughtful and he communicates perfectly we all understand. Great bed side manner. He cares about you the patient and your familes well being. Surgery is always scary, Your In good hands with Dr Ball.
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Dr Ball has been patient with workers comp and has successfully performed Discetomy with fusion, after almost 3 years of waiting for an approval. Very one I came in contact at San Ramon Regional hospital had nothing but kind words as far as Dr Ball is concerned.
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