Dr. Nilesh Balar, MD

Dr. Nilesh Balar, MD

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Age 53
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Dr. Nilesh Balar, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bronx, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from M P Shah Medical College, Saurashtra University in 1987 and specializes in general surgery, surgery, and more.

3175 E Tremont Ave

Bronx, NY 10461

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Venous Insufficiency
very high
more than 95% of peers
Vascular Disease
high
more than 84% 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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Balar "As a Vascular surgeon, I believe in providing care with dignity and comfort to all my patient to add value and comfort to enjoy life. Preserve limbs and life to achieve a high quality of life with patient suffering from peripheral vascular disease. I believe in minimize time in recovery with current advances in technology. I have experience in treating patients with multiple issues and illness and I strive to make every day lived to count and be comfortable and be pain free."

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

29  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

23  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • M P Shah Medical College, Saurashtra University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • 1992-93
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Bronx Lebanon Hosp Ctr-Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Guthrie Clin/Robert Packer Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • St Francis Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Balar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Balar's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

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  • Answers questions

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  • Time well spent

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Office & Staff Performance

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  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
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