Dr. Bantwal Baliga, MD

Dr. Bantwal Baliga, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Bantwal Baliga, MD is a family medicine specialist in Columbus, GA and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from Kasturba Medical College in 1982 and specializes in family medicine.

1400 Bradley Lake Blvd

Columbus, GA 31904

Contact Information

(706) 507-2050

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
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Dr. Baliga's Experience

Dr. Baliga's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

209  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Paracentesis
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Kasturba Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Univ. Of Arkansas-Med. Sciences
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Univ. Of Arkansas-Med. Sciences
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baliga has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

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What People Say About Dr. Bantwal Baliga, MD
I love Dr Baliga. She is knowledgable, empathetic and cares about her patients. I could stay and talk to her all day sharing ideas. She likes to hear your opinion on health issues. She is not the all and knowing Doctor, but stands her ground when necessary. I just wish her staff would get it...Read More
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Feb 03, 2018
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She takes advantage of people on Medicare!!! She has you come back every few weeks just so she can bill Medicare - you have to wait hours for to be seen because she over books. She only cares about MONEY! She overcharges and REFUSES to give a refund! Even when you try to (respectably) show...Read More
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Columbus, GA – Nov 12, 2017
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Dr Baliga is really nice, but her staff is horrible. I waited 4 hrs to get a shot because no nurse was available. Waited 2 hrs because front desk incompetent personnel. Let's also give honorary mention to the blonde lady upfront that handles insurance and how rude she is. It's sad because I've...Read More
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Columbus, Ga – May 10, 2017
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This office is a disaster from entry to exit! The billing department is totally incompetent and will double bill you at every instance! Keep all your receipts to prove payment because they cannot keep track of their own payments and receipts! They are threatening in tone and manner every way...Read More
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Columbus GA – Feb 16, 2017
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This place sucks, the staff upfront does nothing but goofs off, you end up waiting for ever. The Dr is unprofessional and so is everyone at the place it's like an adult daycare. They need to hire people with office experience the girl at the front desk with the flower in her hair don't know jack...Read More
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Jack in Columbus, GA – Jan 22, 2017
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