Dr. Luke Balsamo, MD

Dr. Luke Balsamo, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Dr. Luke Balsamo, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Portsmouth, VA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry in 1998 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

620 John Paul Jones Cir

Portsmouth, VA 23708

Contact Information

(757) 953-7750

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Disorders
more than 22% of peers
Joint Pain
more than 20% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
more than 18% of peers

Dr. Balsamo's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

22  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders

9  Procedures

  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Balsamo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Balsamo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balsamo to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Balsamo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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