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Dr. Karen Ballen, MD

Dr. Karen Ballen, MD

Age 61 Hematology F
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Dr. Karen Ballen, MD is a hematology specialist in Charlottesville, VA. Dr. Ballen completed a residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. She currently practices at University of Virginia Medical Center and is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. She accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Ballen is board certified in Hematology.


  • Brigham and Womens Hospital, Fellowship Hospital — 1992
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Residency Hospital — 1989
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Internship Hospital — 1987
  • Dartmouth School of Medicine, Medical School — 1986

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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  1. Practice

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      University of Virginia Medical Center
      1215 Lee St, Charlottesville, VA 22908 Existing Patients: (434) 297-5026
  1. Emily Couric Clinical Cancer Center

    1. 2
      Emily Couric Clinical Cancer Center
      1240 LEE ST, Charlottesville, VA 22908 Existing Patients: (434) 924-9333

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I was a patient of Dr. Ballen at Mass General Hospital from December of 2012 until she transferred to the University of Virginia. Dr. Ballen performed a miracle with me and because of her I am still going strong going on my 5th year. I would definitely recommend her to anyone.
William E Sandall in Merrimack, NH — Apr 20, 2017
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Dr. Ballen frequently treats Bone Marrow Biopsy, Erythropoietin Test, and Myeloproliferative Disorders.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • University Hospital