Female 54 years

Dr. Laura Balmain, MD



Gastroenterology     -  Texas,  Texarkana

 Overview

Dr. Laura Balmain, MD works in Texarkana, Texas is a specialist in Gastroenterology and graduated University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1991. Dr. Balmain is affiliated with Wadley Regional Medical Center, CHRISTUS Saint Michael Health System and practicing for 26 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

 Conditions

  • Acupuncture Meridian Therapy
  • Aneurysmal Bone Cyst
  • Blindness
  • Blood Cancer
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Cirrhosis
  • da Vinci® Prostate Removal
  • da Vinci® Prostate Surgery
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Duodenitis
  • Dystonia 7, Torsion
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Exercise Management
  • Female Pelvic Disorders
  • Glaucoma - Ectopia Microspherophakia - Stiff Joints - Short Stature
  • Guar Gum Allergy
  • Herpes Simplex Virus Antenatal Infection
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Islet Cell Adenoma
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Lens Disorders
  • Marijuana Amotivational Syndrome
  • Minimally Invasive Resection of Mediastinal Tumor
  • Neuropathic Diseases and Disorders
  • Optic Ataxia
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Orbital Lymphoma
  • Panic Disorder With Agorapobia
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pterygium
  • Radical Retropubic Prostate Removal
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Testing
  • Retrograde Pyetograms
  • Scrambler Therapy (ST5)
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Throat Culture
  • Throat Swab
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vulvar Cancer

 Procedures

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulum of Esophagus
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Malnutrition
  • Megacolon
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Vomiting Disorders

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine

 Years Since Graduation

  • 26

 State License

  • Texas

 Background Check

Informations for Dr. Laura Balmain, MD are not present.

 Education & Training

Medical School


University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas

Dallas, TX, United States

Graduated: 1991

Fellowship Hospital


Vanderbilt University Med Center


Year completed: 1992

Residency Hospital


University Ala School Med Hosps

Birmingham, AL, USA

Year completed: 1994

Internship Hospital


University Ala School Med Hosps

Birmingham, AL, USA

Year completed: 1992

 Awards

1   ACP
2   AMA
3   AGA
4   ASGE

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Texarkana Gastroenterlgy Cnslts

1920 Moores Lane Suite A
Texas (TX)
Texarkana,
75503

  (903) 792-8030

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Texarkana Gastroenterlgy Cnslts, 1920 Moores Lane Suite A, Texarkana, Texas (TX), 75503



Map for Dr. Laura Balmain, MD: 1920 Moores Lane Suite A, Texarkana, Texas, 75503


 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Qualchoice
  • Qualchoice PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Wadley Regional Medical Center photo


Wadley Regional Medical Center

1000 Pine Street Texas TX, Texarkana, 75501

Wadley Regional Medical Center is a hospital located in Texarkana, TX. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 4 of 13 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 5 of 13 procedures.






CHRISTUS Saint Michael Health System

2600 Saint Michael Drive Texas TX, Texarkana, 75503

CHRISTUS St. Michael's central location allows it to serve residents of Arkansas, Texas, Louisiana and Oklahoma. Established in 1916 by the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word, CHRISTUS St. Michael offers a full scope of expansive diagnostic, therapeutic, surgical, wellness, and 24-hour per day...


 (903) 614-1000



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