Dr. Robert Ball, MD

Dr. Robert Ball, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Ball, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Corpus Christi, TX. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 39 years.

1521 S Staples St Ste 700

Corpus Christi, TX 78404

Contact Information

(361) 888-8271

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 89% of peers
Heart Disease
high
more than 84% of peers
Carotid Artery Disease
normal
more than 72% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
2

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
30

Conditions Treated

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Duke Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Duke University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Duke University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Stanford
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ball has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Ball does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Ball and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Ball's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ball to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Ball's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

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Visit Dr. Ball

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ball accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Ball has admitting privileges

CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi - Memorial
2606 Hospital Blvd
Corpus Christi, TX 78405
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CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi - Shoreline
600 Elizabeth St
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
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CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi - South
5950 Saratoga Blvd
Corpus Christi, TX 78414
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CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Beeville
1500 E Houston St
Beeville, TX 78102
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