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Dr. Christie M Ballantyne Is this you?

About Dr. Christie M Ballantyne

Dr. Christie M Ballantyne, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Houston, TX. He has 36 years of experience. His specialties include Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine. Dr. Ballantyne is affiliated with CHI St. Luke's Health - Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center. Dr. Ballantyne has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Christie M Ballantyne is Excellent. Dr. Christie M Ballantyne has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Christie M Ballantyne is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Houston Methodist Hospital

6565 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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Specialties

Dr. Christie M Ballantyne has the following 2 specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Expertise

    31 Expertise

  • Hypertension
  • High Cholesterol
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Genetic Predisposition to Disease
  • Metabolic Syndrome X
  • Heart Attack
  • Blood Clot
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Heart Disease (Myocardial Ischemia)
  • Hyperlipidemias
  • Hyperlipoproteinemias
  • Weight Loss
  • Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Hyperlipoproteinemia Type II
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Diseases
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Arteriosclerosis (Arterial Disease)
  • Coronary Disease
  • Arrhythmia
  • Diabetes
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Unstable Angina
  • Heart Failure
  • Myocardial Reperfusion Injury
  • Stroke
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Diabetes, Type 2
  • Obesity

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Reviews

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Five Stars

Dr. Ballantyne has been my doctor for over 10 years now. He always spends a substantial amount of time answering my questions and explaining any next steps I need to take to improve my health. I highly recommend him.

Wait time
10 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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Five Stars

very pleased with physician and staff

Wait time
30.0 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • America's Top Doctors (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Ballantyne is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    36 Years Experience

  • Baylor College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1982

  • Baylor College Of Medicine

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Christie M Ballantyne accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas
    • BCBS TX BlueChoice
    • BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Houston Methodist Hospital, 6565 Fannin St, Houston, TX

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