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Bala Viswanathan, MB

General Surgery | Male

BALA VISWANATHAN, M.D. 19260 Stone Oak Pkwy Ste 102, San Antonio, TX 78258 Get Directions
(210) 545-5455

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Bala Viswanathan specializes in General Surgery and practices in San Antonio, TX. He practices at 1 location.

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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Specialties

      • General Surgery

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Aneurysm
      • Appendicitis
      • Benign Tumor
      • Breast Cancer
      • Breast Diseases
      • Breast Lump
      • Cancer
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Constipation
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gallbladder Cancer
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Hernia
      • Incisional Hernia
      • Inguinal Hernia
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Lipomas
      • Lung Cancer
      • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
      • Partial Lung Collapse
      • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Small Intestine Cancer
      • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Ulcer
      • Umbilical Hernia
      • Vascular Disease
      • Ventral Hernia

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
      • Biopsy of Breast
      • Breast Surgical Procedure
      • Excision of Skin Lesion
      • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
      • Gallbladder Removal
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
      • Hernia Repair
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
      • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Mastectomy
      • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
      • Parathyroidectomy
      • Port Placements or Replacements

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        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for Texas.

      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        Dr. M.G.R. Medical University / Stanley Medical College

        Graduated in 1976

      • Residency Hospital
        Long Island Jewish Hospital

        Completed in 1982

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Long Island Jewish Hospital

        Completed in 1983

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in General Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Bala Viswanathan's Office & Staff

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      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Bala Viswanathan

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients