Dr. Virginia Balderston, MD

Dr. Virginia Balderston, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Female  |  
Age 54
(11)
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Dr. Virginia Balderston, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Gibsonia, PA. She is 54 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

5318 Ranalli Dr

Gibsonia, PA 15044

Contact Information

(724) 449-9355

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • UPMC

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Autoimmune Diseases
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more than 72% of peers
Viral Infection
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more than 56% of peers
Thrombosis
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more than 46% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
25

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing
1

Procedures

  • Pulmonary Function Test

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Balderston has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Balderston's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balderston to family and friends
4.9
based on 11 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Balderston'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
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Allison Park, PA |
The doctor is wonderful, but those handling calls for appointments need some serious customer service training. I am always made to feel like they are doing me a favor by scheduling an appointment.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Balderston accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • UPMC
    UPMC PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Balderston has admitting privileges

Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
300 Halket St
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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UPMC Passavant - McCandless
9100 Babcock Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
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Butler Memorial Hospital
One Hospital Way
Butler, PA 16001
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Allegheny General Hospital
320 E North Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
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