Dr. Donald Balder, MD, FACS, FASMBS

Dr. Donald Balder, MD, FACS, FASMBS

Work:

Owner and Bariatric Surgeon, Gulf Coast Aesthetics

Education:

Doctor of Medicine, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago

Dr. Donald A. Balder Jr has 26 years of experience in the fields of General Surgery and Bariatric Surgery. He earned his BS in Chemistry from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and his MD from the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. He completed an internship in General Surgery at the University of Illinois Hospital and a residency in General Surgery at Rhode Island Hospital and today, this expert is board certified in Surgery. Formerly, this expert served as a Bariatric Surgeon for the Surgical Specialists of Mississippi and the Surgical Specialists of Louisiana. He was also the Medical Director of Conway Medical Center. He currently serves as the Owner of the Mississippi Institute of Weight Loss Surgery and Gulf Coast Aesthetics, where he also serves as a Bariatric Surgeon.

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d*********@m*****.com

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(228) ***-****

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Gulfport, Mississippi

At a Glance

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Other Cases

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Malpractice Cases

6

Deposition Transcripts

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Personal Litigation

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Publications

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Media & News

73

Social Media Mentions

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Litigation Activities

12 records available

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Betty Watts v. Robert L. Degrood, et al.

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2014-10-03

Della Smith v. Charles D. Garner, M.D., et al.

Expert Witness

2009-11-16

Anthony Stalvey v. Fuji K-5 Kajami PMD, et al.

Treating Physician

2003-04-08

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Using Expert Radar, we uncovered a textbook chapter written by the opposing expert that contradicted his testimony, helping us secure a $44 million verdict—the largest single verdict for a single plaintiff in Kentucky's history.

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Media & News

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Here is the bariatric center in Mexico I was referring to in

Jun 29, 2023 -- I tend to agree but I did a zoom consult with Donald balder at his Mississippi institute of weight loss surgery, and he said it was a coin ...

VSG Consult

Typical portion of Lap Sleeve (VSG) Consultation, the ant-hunger tool for surgical weight loss success. Dr Balder gives at least 4 reasons for the sleeve procedure decreasing your hunger.

SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY

Animated description of Sleeve Gastrectomy, aka VSG, "Sleeve"

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Education

Institution

Degree Type

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago

Doctor of Medicine

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Bachelor of Science

Work History

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Owner and Bariatric Surgeon

Gulf Coast Aesthetics

Owner and Bariatric Surgeon

Mississippi Institute of Weight Loss Surgery

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Garden Park Medical Center

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