Dr. Ofelia Balmaseda, MD

Dr. Ofelia Balmaseda, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 68
(28)
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Dr. Ofelia Balmaseda, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Terre Haute, IN and has been practicing for 40 years. She graduated from U Santo Tomas in 1972 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

4812 S 7th St

Terre Haute, IN 47802

Contact Information

(812) 299-7422

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% 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*

62  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • 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
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • 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
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Upper Back Pain

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7  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • U Santo Tomas
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Santo Thomas U Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Baylor Coll Med-Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Baylor Coll Med-Affil Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Balmaseda has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Balmaseda's Reviews

1.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balmaseda to family and friends
28 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (18)

Dr. Balmaseda's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Very bad. Every time I come I'm there for hours. She is rude and judgemental.
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There are times when I have to wait hours past my appointment to be seen. She pushes natural remedies over pharmaceutical ones.
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The doctor is kind and knowledgeable. It does take up to 1-3 hours to see her once you arrive.
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Very rude. Had already formed an opinion from my information sheet and would not listen to me. Would not recommend.
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She loses peoples cases over not complying with submitting records, she blindly does injections, diagnosis you with serious stuff and forgets about it even though she prescribes heavy medications for it. Time after time, I said I'm too young to deal with this and hd over a decade and just wanted...more
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