Dr. Louis Balkany, MD

Dr. Louis Balkany, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 75
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Louis Balkany, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Toledo, OH. He is 75 years old and has been practicing for 48 years.

5122 Heatherdowns Blvd Ste 103

Toledo, OH 43614

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Varicose Veins
high
more than 85% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
normal
more than 77% of peers
Carotid Artery Disease
normal
more than 74% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
18

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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Procedures

  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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 Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • University Ky
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Med College Ohio Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • University Ky
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • St Vincent Med Ctr/Mc Ohio
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Balkany has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Balkany's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balkany to family and friends
4.2
based on 5 total reviews
Dr. Balkany's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
Dr. Balkany accepts 22 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Preferred PPO
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity
    Cofinity PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Frontpath Health Coalition
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Paramount
  • Thrivent Financial
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Balkany has admitting privileges

Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center
2213 Cherry St
Toledo, OH 43608
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Mercy Saint Anne Hospital
3404 W Sylvania Ave
Toledo, OH 43623
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