Richard Balon

Richard Balon, MD

Primary Specialty
Aetna Better Health of MI - Childrens Health Insurance Prog
Aetna Better Health of MI - Dual Eligible
Aetna Better Health of MI - Medicaid
Aetna Choice POS II f/k/a DMC CARE
AmeriHealth Caritas VIP Care Plus -MMP Primary MI
BCBSM Medicare Advantage PPO
BCBSM Medicare Advantage Private Fee for Service
BCBSM Mental Health & Subs Abuse Mgd Care Networks
BCBSM Metro Detroit EPO
BCN Local Network Southeast
BCN- Advantage
BCN- Commercial
Beacon Health Options-Total HC Behavioral Health Carve Out
Blue Cross Complete
Cigna Behavioral Health
Cofinity Aetna Signature
Cofinity f/k/a PPOM
DMC Renal Transplant
HAP Caresource f/k/a HAP Midwest Medicaid HMO
HAP Caresource f/k/a Midwest Health Plan MIChild
HAP Caresource f/k/a Midwest Health Plan Medicare Advantage
HAP Caresource f/k/a Midwest MI Health Link Dual Demo Prog.
HAP Midwest Medicaid HMO
Harbor Healthy MI Plan
HealthSmart f/k/a IHG
HealthSmart f/k/a IHG
Humana ChoiceCare- Network Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana ChoiceCare- Network Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana HMOx-Commercial Plan/No Membership Required
KCC Bone Marrow Transplant
KCC Breast Cervical Cancer Care Program
KCC Colon Rectal
Komen Fund-Breast Cervical Cancer Care Program
Magellan Health Providers
McLaren Health Plan- Commercial HMO
McLaren Health Plan- Medicaid/Healthy Michigan
McLaren Health Plan- Medicare Advantage
McLaren Health Plan-Advantage PPO and GHA-McLaren PPO
McLaren Health Plan-Commercial HMO/POS
McLaren Health Plan-Medicaid/Healthy Michigan MIChild
Meridian Choice- f/k/a Meridian Health Plan of MI-Gold
Meridian Complete
Meridian Complete Dual-My Health Link D-SNP
Meridian Health Plan of Michigan- MIChild
Meridian Health Plan of Michigan- Medicaid
Meridian Healthy MI Plan- Medicaid/ACA Expansion
Molina Healthy MI Plan
Molina Medicaid
Molina Medicare Complete Care- f/k/a Molina Dual
Molina Medicare Options Plus
MultiPlan / Private Health Care Systems
Optum Behavioral Health
Priority Health HMO
Priority Health MI Child
Priority Health Medicaid
Priority Health Medicare Advantage
Priority Health PPO
Priority Health SE MI Narrow Network-Ind. Contract Required
Trusted HP- f/k/a Harbor Health Plan-Advantage HMO
Trusted Health Plan- f/k/a Harbor Health Plan MI Child
Trusted Health Plan- f/k/a Harbor Health Plan Medicaid HMO
UHC Veterans Community Care Network
Wellcare (f/k/a Meridian Care)
Zelis HealthCare f/k/a Stratose

Practice focus areas

  • General Psychiatry
  • Phobias
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Disorders


Medical School

Charles University, School of Medicine, Prague


Training - Foreign Hospitals/Universities


Lafayette Clinic-CLOSED


  • English
  • Czechoslovak
  • Russian

Board Certifications

  • ABMS Psych & Neuro - Psychiatry

Hospital affiliations

  • Detroit Receiving Hospital
  • Harper Hospital
  • Karmanos Cancer Center
  • Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan

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