Dr. Antonio Balatbat MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Antonio Balatbat is an infectious disease specialist in Sacramento, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mercy General Hospital and Mercy Hospital of Folsom. He received his medical degree from University of the Philippines College of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Balatbat accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 9 doctors at Mercy General Hospital and one of 2 at Mercy Hospital of Folsom who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1990–1993

University of California at Davis
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1993–1995

University of the Philippines College of Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Infectious Disease

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Detection of Cryptosporidium parvum DNA in human feces by nested PCR.
Balatbat, A. B., Jordan, G. W., Tang, Y. J., Silva, J.

Congenital malaria in a nonidentical twin.
Balatbat, A. B., Jordan, G. W., Halsted, C.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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