Dr. James Balshi, MD

Dr. James Balshi, MD

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Dr. James Balshi, MD is a general surgery specialist in Allentown, PA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1980 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

1648 Hamilton St

Allentown, PA 18102

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
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Dr. Balshi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balshi treats Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Balshi treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balshi treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Balshi treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Carotid Artery Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balshi treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Balshi treats this condition more than 68% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis

Dr. Balshi's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Lung Surgery
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Balshi, MD is a general surgery specialist in Allentown, PA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1980 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1987
    Boston University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1987
  • 1986
    Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital
    1986
  • 1981
    Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital
    1981
  • 1980
    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School
    1980

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Capital Blue Cross
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

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