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Medical Oncology and Orthopaedic Surgery

Tessa Balach , MD

Carole And Ray Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center
263 Farmington Ave
Farmington, CT 06030

(860) 679-2100


Dr. Balach is an assistant professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Connecticut. She specializes in the management of patients with musculoskeletal tumors along with patients who have hip and knee arthritis. Dr. Balach received her medical degree from New York Medical College. She completed her orthopaedic surgery residency and a fellowship in musculoskeletal oncology at the University of Chicago. Dr. Balach s clinical practice focuses on the treatment of benign and malignant tumors of the bone and soft tissues, metastatic disease. Dr. Balach specializes in the surgical care of pelvic, upper, and lower extremity tumors using limb-salvage techniques. She has a special interest in computer-assisted navigation for the resection of pelvic tumors. Dr. Balach works with an integrated team of specialists that include adult and pediatric oncologists, radiologists, radiation oncologists, plastic surgeons and pathologists to ensure her patients receive comprehensive care. Dr. Balach s goal is to provide compassionate, individualized care for patients with complex problems. , Dr. Balach s clinical practice includes the treatment of hip and knee arthritis with joint replacement surgery.

Gender: Female

Years in Practice: 17 Years

Languages Spoken: N/A


Medical Oncology and Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • University Of Connecticut Health Center

Education and Training

Medical School
New York Medical College Graduated in 2005

Main Location

Carole And Ray Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center
263 Farmington Ave
Farmington, CT 06030
(860) 679-2100

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Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:30 PM

Insurance Plans Accepted

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  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Options PPO