Dr. Nancy Ball, MD

Dr. Nancy Ball, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Nancy Ball, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Scarborough, ME and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from Mi State Univ Coll Human Med in 1984 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

49 Spring St

Scarborough, ME 04074

Contact Information

(207) 885-0011

Insurance Accepted

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

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

63  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tension Headache
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain
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9  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Mi State Univ Coll Human Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • McGaw Med Center Of Northwestern
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Joseph Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Nancy Ball, MD
Dr Ball spent over 45 minutes discussing my particular health issue. I was able to my pain in detail - she was a sincere and patient listener. We discussed details of my imaging results and reviewed best alternatives. She took extra time to consult with other surgeons in the office to get...Read More
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Falmouth – Nov 25, 2017
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First visit seeing her she wouldn't let me talk about my symptoms, I felt blown off. Was very business like. Second visit after a year and a half. I waited an hour to see her in the waiting room. She had no idea what to do about my pain and "issue" and said I need to do less with my 14 month old...Read More
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Portland, ME – Aug 26, 2017
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I had an excellent session with Dr. Ball yesterday. I usually don't write reviews but felt one was warranted this time. It was obvious she wanted me to fully understand my issues. She made things very clear without being condescending. It was a real teaching/learning situation. I appreciated...Read More
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Marilyn Crandlemire in Topsham, ME – Aug 19, 2017
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Dr Ball is very smart I'm sure. But not so smart that she can actually read your mind. In my experience, going there with a complicated painful situation, she allowed me just about 15, maybe 20 seconds to talk before stopping me right there. She was aggravated that I didn't have yes or no replies....Read More
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Mary in me – Aug 02, 2017
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I was very pleased with the Thoughtful and detailed care I received. Dr. Ball considered the specifics of my personal condition and was very considerate and thorough. I have been to many neurosurgical appointments before and during 4 back surgeries and can say the care I received was first class...Read More
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Thomaston, ME – Apr 19, 2017
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