Dr. Bhavesh Balar, MD

Dr. Bhavesh Balar, MD

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Age 45
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Dr. Bhavesh Balar, MD is a hematology specialist in Freehold, NJ and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of South Florida College Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.Read his story

326 Professional View Dr

Freehold, NJ 07728

Contact Information

(732) 431-8400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • EmblemHealth
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Balar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Neutropenia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Balar's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Balar's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Balar "Dr. Bhavesh Balar specializes in medical oncology and hematology, and is board certified in both specialties. Dr. Balar has been treating patients in the Freehold/central New Jersey community for more than 7 years. Dr. Balar received his medical degree and graduated magna cum laude from the University of South Florida College of Medicine in Tampa. He completed his residency in internal medicine at University of South Florida College of Medicine. Then, he conducted his fellowship training at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, in the area of medical oncology and hematology. Dr. Balar is a member of the medical staff at CentraState Medical Center in Freehold, Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel, and Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank. He also serves as Chairman of the Cancer Committee at CentraState Medical Center."
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3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

89  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.

Education

  • University Of South Florida College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of South Florida College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Of South Florida College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Balar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Balar's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balar to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Balar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Thank God we went w/our gut & transferred my husband's cancer care FROM Balar. The day after seeing Balar, our new Oncologist diagnosed my husband w/Pulmonary Embolism & blood clots in both legs. Also, the cancer metastasized & was more advanced than Balar indicated. Balar's infusion center looks...more
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Doctor Balar has been kind, patient and responsive in his care of my mother. Moreover in contrast to previous oncologist he did not write her off and tell us to call hospice.
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Bad bed manners. Cares more about money than patient.
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