Dr. Robert Ballard, MD

Dr. Robert Ballard, MD

Critical Care Surgery  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Robert Ballard, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in Appleton, WI and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Mi State Univ Coll Human Med in 1991 and specializes in critical care surgery and vascular surgery.

1818 N Meade St Ste 240

Appleton, WI 54911

Contact Information

(920) 731-8131

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • 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 Critical Care Surgery
  • Board certified in Critical Care Surgery, General Surgery and Vascular Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

36  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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26  Procedures

Background Check

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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

  • Mi State Univ Coll Human Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • La State University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Reading Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ballard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ballard's Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ballard to family and friends
11 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Ballard's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr Ballard explained nothing...chewed my butt about not doing my surgery prep well enough....colonoscopy...his prep was so extreme, this is not my first procedure, that I was puking after half...sore after 48 hours and still painful gas and bloating...his bedside manner was rotten...the nurse that...more
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He was supposedly monitoring my Abdominal Aortic Aneurism. First ultrasound said it was 3.3cm. My next appointment I had an ultrasound and the results were unclear and inconclusive, which he apparently felt was sufficient ?? Being frustrated that he accepted an inconclusive ultrasound as...more
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Dr. Ballard is the best abdominal surgeon I know of in Appleton. I had stomach surgery in June of 2016. Dr. Ballard is very smart and confident in his abilities as a surgeon. He is very personable and explains every step he will take in a surgery to correct a problem. He is a very dedicated doctor...more
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Absolutely horrible. Was supposed to have a laproscopic double groin surgery with a 2-5 day recovery. I took 3 weeks to be able to walk again without assistance after recieving (2) 4" horizontal incisons. His Medical Assistant (Amanda) should be fire for absolute incompetence, his PA (Erica)...more
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Dr. Ballard was friendly, polite, acoomodating, informative and matter of fact. Our initial consultation and then the surgery approximately 3 weeks later both went great. If you are paying attention to your own health, Dr. Ballard is an excellent information resource and a skilled surgeon in my...more
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