Dr. Amara Balakrishnan, MD

Dr. Amara Balakrishnan, MD

Pediatrics •  Female • Age 72

  
Accepting new patients

Dr. Amara Balakrishnan, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in San Jose, CA. She is affiliated with Regional Medical Center Of San Jose. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Balakrishnan to book an appointment.


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Amara Balakrishnan, MD

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(408) 259-1250
Amara Balakrishnan, MD155 N Jackson Ave Ste 101 San Jose, CA 95116
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Dr.B, is absolutely amazing! She was my childhood Dr, here I am 30 something years later seeking her out to be my children's physician! We just love her!
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Monique Pacheco in LOS BANOS, CA – Oct 16, 2018
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I didn't like this dr she didn't know how to answer questions or concerns when I would have concerns and questions she would have an attitude so happy that I changed pediatrician. To me it seems like she doesn't care about the children she's doing her job for the money
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San Jose, CA – Jun 23, 2017
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Biography

Dr. Amara Balakrishnan is a Board certified pediatrician who has been in practice over 25 years. Dr. Balakrishnan is proud to offer a caring and compassionate practice, with a highly trained physician and staff who makes the patient feel welcomed.

Specialties

  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

Education

1978
Valley Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1976
Valley Med Ctr
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Tamil
  • Telugu
  • English

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Regional Medical Center Of San Jose

San Jose, CA

61% Patient experience rating, 8% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)