Dr. Lydia Ballard, MD

Dr. Lydia Ballard, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Lydia Ballard, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Norman, OK and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1992 and specializes in internal medicine.

950 N Porter Ave Ste 200

Norman, OK 73071

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Community Care Network
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Ballard's Experience

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Dr. Ballard's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Ballard does not have any board certifications listed.

178  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Oklahoma.

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 Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ballard has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Ballard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ballard's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ballard to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Ballard's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I left Dr. Ballard's practice because of the way that she treated me. I went to her stating I needed help because my depression was out of control and I was told that I am not depressed just overwhelmed and that I needed to let her be the doctor instead of telling her what I need. I just wanted a...more
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Talks down to you as if you are a baby. Also, not good at diagnosis, she put me through many tests and it took just telling another doctor my symptoms to get the right diagnosis and treatment.
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Dr. Ballard is one of the best physicians I have ever known. She has cared for my mother for 20+ years, and she has been my provider for 14 years. As a RN myself, I have worked with many providers, and I can't imagine having anyone other than Dr. Ballard and her amazing nurse Sheri. Dr. Ballard is...more
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Dr. Ballard takes a thoughtful and conservative approach to patient care and makes a conscious effort to not overuse services or medicine. She is kind and helpful, and she makes time to answer patient questions and establish a positive relationship with the patient.
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