Dr. Vijayan Balan, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 52

5777 E Mayo Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85054
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Dr. Balan's Experience

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Dr. Balan's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Balan Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
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Hospital Quality

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Mayo Clinic Hospital
5777 E Mayo Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85054

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Balan

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Mayo Clinic
Phoenix Office
5777 E Mayo Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85054
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    Dr. Balan's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology
    • Transplant Hepatology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Transplant Hepatology
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    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Liver Biopsy
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis C
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Viral Hepatitis
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    Background Check for Dr. Balan

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Residency Hospital

    Dc Gen Hospital
    Mayo Grad School Med/Mayo Fndn
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Balan & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Balan's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Balan

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balan to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Dr. Balan's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    1 response

    Experience with Dr. Balan

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Is Dr. Balan accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Mayo Clinic
    Phoenix Office
    5777 E Mayo Blvd
    Phoenix, AZ 85054
    (480) 515-6296 (Office)
    (480) 301-8918 (Fax)
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