Dr. James Ballard, MD

Dr. James Ballard, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(44)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Ballard, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Oregon City, OR. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

1508 Division St Ste 105

Oregon City, OR 97045

Contact Information

(503) 656-0836

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • LifeWise
  • ODS Health Plan
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Hip Replacement
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ballard "To provide the highest quality of orthopedic care to the complete satisfaction of our patients."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
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Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Joint Replacement, Robotic-Assisted
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Synovial Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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

  • Brigham
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Creighton-University Of Nebraska
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Ne Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Desert Orthopedic Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ballard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, Member

Dr. Ballard's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ballard to family and friends
4.5
based on 44 total reviews (13 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (36)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Ballard'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 (13)

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Have had nothing but trouble and pain since he replaced my knee. Was told that he put in the wrong size. Now need to do the surgery again with the proper size replacement. Very, very unhappy.
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he is the MAN took all my pain away thank youI.
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Love him. Explains everything very well.
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I feel as though I have had excellent care. I am beyond pleased with my new knee!
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So happy with the level of expertise from Dr. Ballard on the surgery. I do not call it my bad knee if is now my Good knee. Staff is very friendly and prompt response to questions and calls.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ballard accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • Humana
  • LifeWise
  • ODS Health Plan
  • PacificSource
    Preferred PSN
  • Providence Health Plans
    Personal Option EPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    PacifiCare HMO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Ballard has admitting privileges

Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center
19300 SW 65th Ave
Tualatin, OR 97062
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Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center
1500 Division St
Oregon City, OR 97045
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