Dr. Guita Balakhane, MD

Dr. Guita Balakhane, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Guita Balakhane, MD is a nephrology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in nephrology.

8635 W 3rd St Ste 695W

Los Angeles, CA 90048

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California

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Top Care Areas

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Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vitamin D Deficiency
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Balakhane'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.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Balakhane does not have any board certifications listed.

24  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

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Dr. Balakhane's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balakhane to family and friends
1 review (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Balakhane's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Incompetent and deceitful staff who lied that the office was within my health insurance network. I was tricked into receiving treatment only to find out that I was billed for out of network rate. After confronting the staff I was told that they will re-submit the claim under a different tax ID so...more
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