Dr. Purnima Balachandran, MD

Dr. Purnima Balachandran, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Female  |  
Age 47
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Purnima Balachandran, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Cedar Knolls, NJ. She is 47 years old and has been practicing for 25 years. Dr. Balachandran is affiliated with University of Illinois Hospital and Health Science System.

65 Ridgedale Ave

Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927

Contact Information

(973) 401-0500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
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more than 1% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Balachandran does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Constipation
  • Dehydration
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Pancreatitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology 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

  • Armed Forces Med College University Of Pune Pune Maharashtra India
    Medical School | Graduated 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Balachandran has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Balachandran accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

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