Dr. Radhakrishna Baliga, MD

Dr. Radhakrishna Baliga, MD

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Nephrology  ·  
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73 y/o
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Dr. Radhakrishna Baliga, MD is a nephrology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 41 years. He specializes in nephrology, pediatric nephrology, and more.Read his story

1319 Jefferson Hwy Ste 201

New Orleans, LA 70121
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Payors Organization
  • Medicaid

Background Check

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Dr. Baliga's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Kidney Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baliga treats Kidney Disease more than 14% of his peers

Dr. Baliga treats this condition more than 14% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baliga treats Vascular Disease more than 9% of his peers

Dr. Baliga treats this condition more than 9% of his peers

Dr. Baliga's conditions and procedures:

Acidosis
Acute Kidney Failure
Autoimmune Diseases
Brain Disorders
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Chronic Renal Failure Syndrome
Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Electrolyte Disorders
End-Stage Renal Disease
Glomerulonephritis
Hydronephrosis
Hyperkalemia
Hypertension
Interstitial Nephritis
Kidney Disease
Kidney Dysplasia
Kidney Failure
Kidney Infection
Kidney Stones
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Nephrotic Syndrome
Polycystic Kidney Disease
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Tuberous Sclerosis
Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
Vascular Disease

About Me

Dr. Radhakrishna Baliga is the section head of Pediatric Nephrology at Ochsner. He is certified in pediatrics and pediatric nephrology by American Board of Pediatrics. Dr. Baliga attended medical school at Kasturba Medical College, Manipal in Karnata...

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Pediatrics

Education

1978
Children's Hospital Of Michigan
Fellowship Hospital
1976
St. Vincent's Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1975
Jewish Hospital & Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1973
Diploma In Child Health
1968
Kasturba Medical College
Medical School
1962
Loyola College
Undergraduate School
1978
1976
1975
1973
1968
1962

Languages

  • Hindustani
  • English

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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
American Lifecare
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
Cigna
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
Employers Health Network
Evolutions Healthcare Systems
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Galaxy Health Network
Galaxy Health Network PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Health Payors Organization
Health Payors Organization PPO
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
National Healthcare Alliance
National Preferred Provider Network
PHCS
PPO Plus
PPO Plus PPO
Prime Health Services
Provider Networks of America
Three Rivers Provider Network
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

Tulane Medical Center

New Orleans, LA