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Dr. George Balis, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Professional statement

**ALL PATIENTS MUST INCLUDE INSURANCE ID #, GROUP NUMBER AND POLICY HOLDER NAME IF NOT THE PATIENT'S** Dr. George Balis joins the MOST staff after spending 12 years at The Cleveland Clinic. He is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who has been a physician for more than forty years, including twenty-two years spent practicing general orthopedic surgery in Montgomery County, Maryland. He joined The Cleveland Clinic, where he was a senior staff member in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, serving as the consulting orthopedist for The Arthritis Center at the Main Campus. He also worked closely with a musculoskeletal medicine team of rehuamtologists, physiatrists, and physical therapists. He has now returned home to Montgomery County and is pleased to join the team at MOST, where he will be focusing on non-surgical, office-based orthopedics and sharing his extensive experience in the diagnosis & treatment of a wide spectrum of orthopedic related conditions and injuries. TO BOOK WITH DR. BALIS YOU MUST PROVIDE ALL INSURANCE INFORMATION INCLUDING ID NUMBERS WHEN PROMPTED.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • APWU
  • Aetna

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgeon

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Board certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and training

  • George Washington University Hospital, Residency in Pathology
  • Medical School - University of Athens School of Health Sciences
  • Miami Valley Hospital, Residency in Orthopedics
  • Suburban Hospital (Internship)

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Greek

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1790748630

Office locations

Metro Orthopedics and Sports Therapy

8401 Colesville Road, Suite #50

Silver Spring, MD 20910

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Very knowledgeable, highly recommend
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Dr. Balis and his staff seem extremely knowledgable about orthopedics. They made me feel comfortable and safe. His nurses and technicians were skilled and professional. He addressed my issue in a simply yet efficient way.
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