Dr. Louis Balsama, DO

Dr. Louis Balsama, DO

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
46 y/o
(36)

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Dr. Louis Balsama, DO is a general surgery specialist in Sewell, NJ. He specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

Advocare Surgical Specialists of Washington Township

338 Hurffville Crosskeys Rd

Sewell, NJ 08080
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus

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Obesity
very high
more than 95% of peers
Sleeve Gastrectomy
very high
more than 87% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
normal
more than 63% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

26  Conditions Treated

35  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Lehigh Valley Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Balsama has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Balsama's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Balsama

4.7

Based on 36 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
5.555555555555555%
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Dr Balsama is one of the most down to earth Drs that I have ever encountered!!! Leaves no details unsaid. After my surgery, he spent time explaining everything to my husband in detail and easy to understand language!! Answered all questions and made sure my family had a full understanding of...Read More
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Dr. Balsama was amazing. I don't need to say anything else.
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Excellent Dr. Expert at what he does.
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Dr Balsama is a compassionate dr. Who sincerely cares about improving the lives of his patients. I had the surgery a year ago and have Lat approximately 80 pounds. I feel so much better, like my appearance so much more and feel like my old self again. His staff is wonderful and very helpful in this...Read More
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Dr. Balsama is a very caring, smart, and extremely talented Surgeon. I felt very confident in his surgical skills and had a very good outcome. He is very handsome too. Thank you Dr. Balsama
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