Dr. Valerie Ball, MD

Dr. Valerie Ball, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Female  |  
Age 62
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Valerie Ball, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Carmel, IN and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

11725 N Illinois St Ste 445

Carmel, IN 46032

Contact Information

(317) 844-7059

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Ear Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tinnitus
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ear Ache
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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 Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Indiana University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Indiana University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ball has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ball's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ball to family and friends
3.3
based on 18 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Ball's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Greentown, IN
My husband, daughter, and myself have all seen Dr. Ball for about 8 years. We have always had great service from her and her staff. She is always very friendly with us, and when one of us goes in for a visit she always asks about our other family members. She has done surgery on my husband 2...more
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in Peru, IN
I had a very bad experience with Dr. Ball. After a scope of my neck, she told me that there was an irregularity that probably was cancer. When she looked at my chart and saw that I was self pay, she wanted to know how I would pay for the treatment and neck and head cancer treatments could be as...more
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in Indianapolis, IN
I will not be recommending Dr. Ball to anyone, unfortunately. My wife was in for an issue that neither of us know anything about, and it felt like pulling teeth talking to Dr. Ball. She displayed little to no empathy, we had to repeat ourselves for her, she was not reassuring, and I have no...more
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in Kokomo, Indiana
I visited this office today and was so displeased with everything about my visit. The lack of help and information that I got from Dr. Ball was very poor. I discussed my concerns of her medical assistant in the medical assistant wrote it down but Dr. Ball only touched on one issues as she was...more
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