Dr. George Balfour MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 37 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand.
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Dr. George Balfour has 8 office locations.
14624 Sherman Way
Ste 303
Van Nuys, CA 91405

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Locations and availability (8)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(21)
Patient comments (13)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George Balfour is Good. Dr. Balfour has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 13 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.2
  • Currently 3.1764705882353 of 4 stars
Promptness 1.9
  • Currently 1.9411764705882 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.9
  • Currently 2.9444444444444 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.1
  • Currently 3.0555555555556 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.6
  • Currently 2.5555555555556 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.8
  • Currently 2.8125 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. George Balfour, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Ganglion Cysts
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Balfour graduated from Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. He has 1 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2010)

Affiliations

Dr. Balfour has 15 hospital affiliations:

  • Encino Hospital Medical Center 
  • Mission Community Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Balfour accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Blue Shield of California - 3 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Care 1st Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 2 plans
  • LA Care Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 4 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Molina Healthcare - 4 plans

Languages

  • Spanish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. George Balfour practice?
Dr. George Balfour practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand near Van Nuys, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Camarillo, CA and Mission Hills, CA.
See Van Nuys Orthopedic Surgeons and Van Nuys Surgeons.