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Surgical Specialist, Colorectal Surgeon (colon & rectum)
35 years of experience
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Patient Reviews

3.0
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(18)
Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Garth Ballantyne is Average. Dr. Ballantyne has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.2
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Promptness 2.7
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Courteous Staff 2.8
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Accurate Diagnosis 2.9
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Bedside Manner 2.9
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Spends Time with Me 2.9
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Follows Up After Visit 2.3
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Garth Ballantyne, MD is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 26 areas:
  • Carcinoid Tumor
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Diseases (Sigmoid Diseases)
  • Colonic Diseases
  • Colonic Polyps
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery (Cholecystectomy)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Liver Cancer
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Morbid Obesity
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectal Diseases
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Education & Awards

Dr. Ballantyne graduated from Columbia University, New York. He has 10 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Colectomy
Colon Cancer (Colonic Neoplasm)
Colonic Diseases
Gastric Bypass
Laparoscopy
Morbid Obesity
Rectal Cancer (Rectal Neoplasm)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009)
On-Time Doctor Award (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Ballantyne has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Lawrence & Memorial Hospital 
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital 

Languages

  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Garth Hadden Ballantyne MD is a male Colon/Rectal Surgeon, has 35 years of experience and practices in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.
Where does Dr. Garth H. Ballantyne practice?
Dr. Garth Ballantyne has 2 office locations.
Dr. Garth Ballantyne practices Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery near Old Saybrook, CT.
Additional practice locations include: Groton, CT.
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