Dr. Bhavani Balaravi, MD

Cardiology •  Female • Age 52
  
Dr. Balaravi
Accepting new patients

WakeMed Heart and Vascular Physicians

600 New Waverly Pl Ste 201 Cary, NC 27518

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(919) 350-2580

Dr. Bhavani Balaravi, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Cary, NC and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Balaravi has more experience with Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders and Cardiac Care than other specialists in her area. She graduated from George Washington School Of Medicine medical school in 1995. She is affiliated with Wakemed Cary Hospital. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Balaravi to book an appointment.


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  • Low Wait Times
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Dr. Balaravi accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerihealth
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Assurant Health
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Mutual of Omaha
Pipefitters
POMCO Group
Thrivent Financial
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 56% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Mitral Valve Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balaravi treats Mitral Valve Disease more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Balaravi treats this condition more than 85% of their peers

Atrial Fibrillation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balaravi treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 63% of their peers

Dr. Balaravi treats this condition more than 63% of their peers

Heart Murmur
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balaravi treats Heart Murmur more than 60% of their peers

Dr. Balaravi treats this condition more than 60% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 55% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 16 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balaravi treats Heart Disease more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Balaravi treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Heart Palpitations
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balaravi treats Heart Palpitations more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Balaravi treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Cardiovascular Stress Test
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balaravi performs Cardiovascular Stress Test more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Balaravi performs this procedure more than 85% of their peers

Check Dr. Balaravi's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Balaravi's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Dr. Balaravi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Balaravi

4.0

Based on 4 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (3)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (3)
  • Explained conditions well (3)
What could be improved
  • Long wait times (4)
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
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Looking for a doctor who listens? Really listens? You will find that with Dr Balaravi. She is smart, compassionate and thorough. Truly the best in my book!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Bhavani Balaravi, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Cary, NC and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Balaravi has more experience with Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders and Cardiac Care than other specialists in her area. ...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Board Certifications

Education

1995
George Washington School Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Tamil
  • English

Awards

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Locations

WakeMed Heart and Vascular Physicians

WakeMed Heart and Vascular Physicians600 New Waverly Pl Ste 201 Cary, NC 27518
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Wakemed Cary Hospital

Cary, NC

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average