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About Dr. Paul Ballas

Dr. Paul Ballas, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA. He has 13 years of experience. His specialties include Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Neurology and Psychiatry. He speaks English.

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Paul Ballas is Excellent. Dr. Paul Ballas has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Paul Ballas is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Friends Hospital

4641 Roosevelt Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19124
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Specialties

Dr. Paul Ballas has the following 3 specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Expertise

    9 Expertise

  • Electromyography
  • Migraine Disorder
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Stroke
  • Epilepsy
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Headache

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  • Education

    13 Years Experience

  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine

    Graduated in 2005

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Paul Ballas accepts the following insurance providers.

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Locations & Directions

Friends Hospital, 4641 Roosevelt Blvd, Philadelphia, PA
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