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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (13)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Naveen Ballem, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Ballem has been reviewed by 43 patients who have provided 13 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Naveen Ballem, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Obesity
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)

Education & Awards

Dr. Ballem graduated from University Of The West Indies, Trinidad, Champs Fleur. He has 5 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014 - 2015)


Dr. Ballem has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Monmouth Medical Center 
  • Morristown Memorial Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • Telugu

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Additional Information
Dr. Naveen Ballem MD is a male Surgeon, has 12 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Naveen Ballem practice?
Dr. Naveen Ballem has 1 office location.
Dr. Naveen Ballem practices Surgery near Glen Ridge, NJ.
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