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Dr. Balaraman's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Balaraman " Brundha Balaraman, M.D. is a board-certified dermatologist specializing in advanced cosmetic and medical dermatology, with expertise in laser therapy, aesthetic medicine, and skin cancer. Dr. Balaraman received her bachelor's degree in biological sciences from Cornell University, where she was also a Howard Hughes Scholar. She received her medical doctorate from the prestigious Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Dr. Balaraman subsequently completed her internal medicine internship at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and her dermatology residency at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, one of the nation's top dermatology programs. Dr. Balaraman then completed a fellowship in cosmetic dermatologic surgery where she received advanced training in all the latest cutting-edge procedures including laser rejuvenation, Botox and filler injections, Kybella, and non-invasive body contouring. She is an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery, American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, Women's Dermatologic Society, among others. During her spare time, Dr. Balaraman dedicates considerable volunteer time to dermatology initiatives including community skin cancer screenings and awareness programs. She also founded the SkinTrust, which aims to guide consumers about non-prescription and cosmetic skin care. Specializing in cosmetic, medical, and surgical dermatology, In addition to publishing several scientific articles regarding cosmetic and medical dermatology, She performs facial rejuvenation with injectable dermal fillers and neuromodulators like BOTOX® Cosmetic, body contouring, and multiple laser treatments. Dr. Balaraman was raised in New York City. She lives in Houston with her husband, son, and two dogs. She enjoys travel, art, photography, and spending time with her family. "
This content was provided by Dr. Balaraman "Her clinical and research interests include aesthetic medicine, and biomedical applications of lasers and energy devices. She utilizes the latest advances in technology and techniques to provide her patients with the most up to date care.
Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Nevus of Ota
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Port Wine Stain
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Skin Cancer Removal
Skin Tag Removal
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Undergraduate School | Graduated 2006
Washington Univ Sch of Med
Medical School | Graduated 2010
Barnes - Jewish Hospital
Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
Barnes - Jewish Hospital
Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery Fellowship, Houston, TX
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Dr. Balaraman's Reviews
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