Dr. Larry Ballinger is a General surgeon in La Jolla, CA, USA. The specialties of Dr. Larry Ballinger include Podiatry, General Surgery. Dr. Larry Ballinger is affiliated with Scripps Health, Scripps Green Hospital, Scripps Memorial Hospital - Encinitas. Dr. Larry Ballinger provides preoperative and postoperative care to surgical patients and perform surgeries for hernias, gallbladder, thyroid, breast, stomach etc. You can find contact information like phone number, practice website, office address and reviews for Dr. Larry Ballinger.
A general surgeon is a medical professional who performs surgery on patients. General surgeons typically perform common surgeries and have attended college and medical school to learn the skills needed to perform them successfully. They also care for their patients before and after operations and can give an accurate prognosis after the surgery is complete and the patient has had time to heal.
A podiatrist is a medical professional who specializes in treating the foot, ankle, and parts of the legs. Podiatrists can diagnose disease, injuries, and problems, run tests, perform surgery, and come up with other treatments to help patients deal with foot and back problems.