Dr. Samuel Cyril Ballon MD Obstetrician-Gynecologist

Dr. Samuel Ballon is an obstetrician-gynecologist in San Jose, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including El Camino Hospital and Good Samaritan Hospital. He received his medical degree from McGill University Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 45 years. Dr. Ballon accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 85 doctors at El Camino Hospital and one of 74 at Good Samaritan Hospital who specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Obstetrician-Gynecologist: Gynecologic Oncology

Education & Medical Training

Stanford University
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1971–1974

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1974–1976

McGill University Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified in Gynecologic Oncology

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Laparoscopic radical hysterectomy (type III) with aortic and pelvic lymphadenectomy in patients with stage I cervical cancer: surgical morbidity and intermediate follow-up.
Spirtos, N.M., Eisenkop, S.M., Schlaerth, J.B., Ballon, S.C.

Obstetrics and gynecology: the surgical staging and treatment of ovarian carcinoma.
Ballon, S. C.

Obstetrics and gynecology-epitomes of progress: ovarian carcinoma: in vitro testing of sensitivity to chemotherapy.
Ballon, S. C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS Florida BlueSelect
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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