Dr. James Ball, MD

Dr. James Ball, MD

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Pediatric Hematology & Oncology  |  
Male  |  
43 y/o
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Dr. James Ball, MD is a pediatric hematology & oncology doctor who practices in Denver, CO. He is 43 years old and has been practicing for 12 years.

Rocky Mountain Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

2055 High St Ste 340

Denver, CO 80205
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pancytopenia
high
more than 88% of peers
Bleeding Disorders
high
more than 81% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ball "We practice evidence based medicine utilizing the latest up to date information to make sure your child is receiving the most current standard of care. We participate with COG bringing novel therapies to children with cancer through clinical trials. We want our families to know we care about their child as an individual and will tailor our approaches to best serve a child's unique circumstances."
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
  • Pediatrics
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adolescent Cancer
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemophilia
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pediatric Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Still's Disease
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thymomas
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • von Willebrand Disease

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Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Chemotherapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • University of Mississippi
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University of Alabama Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • The Children's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ball has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ball's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ball to family and friends
4.6
based on 10 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Ball'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 (4)

in Trinidad, CO |
Dr. Ball is a warm, compassionate doctor that makes you feel like you belong. He is very knowledgeable and takes the time to explain all aspects of your care. I would recommend him to anyone who values their health. Thank you Dr. Ball for being such an amazing person and a fantastic doctor.
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in Denver, CO |
We have been seeing Dr. Ball for 4 years now, and couldn't be happier! He always talks to us in a manner we can understand. He loves to just visit and catch up with my daughter, which really makes it feel personal. We have complete trust that he is doing all the right things for her health.
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Colorado |
Dr. Ball helped our 5year old son and our whole family through 3 1/2 years of Leukemia treatment. He has an amazing bedside manor that put not only our son, but myself at ease. We completely trust him, his knowledge and recommendations for our son's treatment. He always has time to answer our...more
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in Denver, CO |
Dr. Ball is a kind, gifted, and compassionate doctor. We are grateful to have landed in his capable hands when our daughter battled ITP two years ago. I'll never forget how he rushed in to give us good news or the caring way he spoke to our little girl. We continued to see him throughout her...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ball accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Cofinity
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Ball has admitting privileges

Presbyterian/Saint Luke's Medical Center
1719 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO 80218
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North Suburban Medical Center
9191 Grant St
Thornton, CO 80229
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Swedish Medical Center
501 E Hampden Ave
Englewood, CO 80113
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The Medical Center of Aurora
1501 S Potomac St
Aurora, CO 80012
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