Dr. Bruce Ballon

Ophthalmology
Arlington, WA
33 years experience male

Locations

Office

Arlington, WA

Address

903 Med Ctr Dr, Arlington, WA
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

BlueCross BlueShield

UnitedHealthcare

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Ophthalmology

Languages spoken

English, Mandarin, Russian, Ukrainian

Doctor Q&A

45 Answers
2 Agrees
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Ballon
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Check for MRSA: Get a culture for mrsa.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Ballon
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Culture for MRSA: Most common infection in plucked eyebrows is MRSA (methicillin resistant staph aureus), a superbug once limited to hospitals and nursing homes is comm ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Ballon
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Check for stye: Stye is a common cause of eyelid swelling, and eye or face pain. Try hot pack (clean sock plus raw rice in microwave x 30 seconds) several times a day ... Read More

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Testimonials
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Mar 30, 2015
Thanks for your helpful opinion on a problem I had. You're a credit to the profession, Doctor. #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Ballon is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Ballon is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you I will schedule eye exam
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TYVM dr. Bruce. Query in relation to social security filing
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Graduated 1988MD

Residency

Duke Eye Center

Residency

North Carolina Memorial Hospital
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