Umashankar Ballehaninna, MD

Guthrie Provider

Specialties:

Care Provider Overall: 
5
Provider Reviews: 
51

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  • Clinical Details
  • Education
Hospital Privileges: 
  • Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital
  • Guthrie Troy Community Hospital
Clinical Interests: 
  • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Endovascular Intervention
  • Lower extremity wound care
  • Vascular access for hemodialysis

Patient Ratings

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
Likelihood of Recommending Care Provider: 
5
Patients' Confidence in Care Provider: 
5
Time Care Provider Spent with Patient: 
4.5
Care Provider Spoke Using Clear Language: 
5
Care Provider Efforts to Include in Decisions: 
5
Care Provider's Concern for Questions and Worries: 
5
Care Provider's Explanations of Condition/Problem: 
5
Care Provider Information About Medications: 
5
Care Provider Instructions for Follow-Up Care: 
5
Care Provider's Friendliness and Courtesy: 
5
Residency: 
  • Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, N.Y. (Surgery)
Certification: 
  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Vascular Surgery
Education: 
  • JJM Medical College, Davanagere, India
  • All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
Fellowship: 
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia (Vascular Surgery)

Patient Comments

Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

Guthrie Patient: January 2020
Was hard to understand and hear him - Spoke very low.
Guthrie Patient: September 2019
Explained everything very thoroughly.
Guthrie Patient: September 2019
Good.
Guthrie Patient: August 2019
Staff excellent.
Guthrie Patient: August 2019
Extremely professional, knowledgeable, and skilled in this area of care (vascular surgery).
Guthrie Patient: August 2019
Dr. was indecisive about treatment each visit was undecided, very confused about options and results of previous tests.
Guthrie Patient: April 2019
Good.
Guthrie Patient: April 2019
Dr. B was very good. He inspired confidence in me with his knowledge and concern for my condition.
Guthrie Patient: February 2019
All good.
Guthrie Patient: February 2019
The dr. had a very prominent accent, it was a bit hard to understand certain words sometimes, in combination with sometimes speaking fast. When he spoke slowly it was much easier to understand.