Dr. Pankaj Baluja, MD

Dr. Pankaj Baluja, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Pankaj Baluja, MD is a nephrology specialist in Oklahoma City, OK and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Krishna Institute in 2001 and specializes in nephrology.

810 NW 10th St Ste A

Oklahoma City, OK 73106

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Oklahoma
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Vitamin D Deficiency
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Baluja'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. Baluja "As a practioner, I believe in educating and involving patients regarding all aspects of their care. When patients and doctors work as a team, we have the best chance to successfully manage renal disease."

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

1  Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Electrolyte Disorders
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Small Kidney
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency


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7  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Krishna Institute
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baluja has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baluja's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Baluja'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 (3)

Very knowledgeable and personable. Immediately put me at easy. Explained in detail what his plans were for me. Gave me several potential options and scenarios for a recovery plan. I am very confident that he can resolve any issues pertaining to my health. I would recommend him to my family and...more
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I found Dr. Baluja to be immediately likeable. He listens! He takes a sincere interest in my well being. He explains test results, his concerns and why he orders certain tests and medications. He offers practical advise on general things I may do to improve my health and protect my kidneys. ...more
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after many years searching for a Dr. Who would take the time and care I finally found someone who cares. Thank you from my heart Dr. Baluja for giving me confidence . After have my kidney and spleen removed due to cancer I felt that I had no hope I had a very hard time after the surgery spent...more
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