Dr. Ann E Ballen MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Ann Ballen is an ophthalmologist in South Miami, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Hospital of Miami and Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami. He received his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Ballen accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 42 doctors at Baptist Hospital of Miami and one of 116 at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology, Cataract Related, Pediatric & Strabismus

Education & Medical Training

Children's National Medical Center/George Washington University
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1983–1984

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1979–1980

Manhattan E E T Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1980–1983

Tufts University School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 29 years in Ophthalmology

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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