Dr. Larry Balentine, MD

Dr. Larry Balentine, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 69
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Dr. Larry Balentine, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Poulsbo, WA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in rheumatology.

20700 Bond Rd NE

Poulsbo, WA 98370

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Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

56  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

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Education

  • University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • University Of Ks Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Balentine's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Balentine

3.9

Based on 21 reviews

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I feel the doctor literally saved my life. I was in such horrible shape that I could barely move and was in excruciating pain, after no help and misdiagnosis from Peninsula Community Health Services. Dr. Balentine is totally professional. He always explained what he was doing and why. He always...Read More
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Jan 17, 2018
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If there was another show in town I would be going there. I have had nothing but bad experiences with this office and their staff. They have asked me for duplicate blood tests and xrays during 3 back to back appointments. The wait time is beyond belief and the follow up on their part is...Read More
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Debbi Anderson in Seattle, WA – Dec 08, 2017
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If I could leave zero stars I would. He wanted to run invasive tests (liver biopsy when 8 years of labs run 4 x a year have very average numbers. The egotistical said he never believed tests run "who knows where", wouldn't rely on recent x-rays reviewed by a radiologist, he wanted to run them...Read More
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Thoosa Bee in Port Townsend WA – Oct 21, 2017
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Dr. Balentine has treated my various arthritis ailments with competence and compassion. He is careful to listen and explain. I recommend him highly.
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Nancy in Poulsbo, WA – Aug 04, 2017
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Dr Ballantine is not only an excellent doctor, he cares enough to follow up if there is a concern. I recommend him highly.
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Barbara Wilson in Hansville, WA – Mar 12, 2017
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