Dr. Sangeetha Balasubramanian, MD

Dr. Sangeetha Balasubramanian, MD

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Dr. Sangeetha Balasubramanian, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Los Gatos, CA. She has been practicing for 18 years.

Arthritis & Rheumatism Center

700 W Parr Ave Ste A

Los Gatos, CA 95032
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Stanford Health Care Advantage
  • Stanford Health Care Alliance
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Adhesive Capsulitis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
high
more than 89% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Balasubramanian "Sangetha Balasubramanian, MD, is one of the 300 Stanford Medicine-affiliated providers located throughout the Bay Area. She is board certified in Rheumatology."
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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Crystal Arthropathy
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Dry Eyes
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Monoarthropathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Seronegative Spondyloarthropathy
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Supartz® Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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.

Education

  • Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Bangalore Medical Colleg
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • St Barnabas Med Ctr Mt Sinai Sch Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • St Barnabas Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Massachusetts / Worcester Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Balasubramanian has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Kannada
  • Tamil
  • Telugu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Balasubramanian's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balasubramanian to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Balasubramanian's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in San Jose, CA |
Dr. Bala is an excellent diagnostician. She is compassionate and extremely easy to talk with. She listens and obviously knows her stuff.
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in Saratoga, CA |
Dr. Bala is wonderful. She really listens to and understands her patients. She is great about suggesting alternative treatments for chronic problems. Her staff are very friendly . She is professional and treats her patients with respect. A real delight.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Balasubramanian accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Anthem Blue Cross of California EPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Added Advantage POS
    Blue Shield of California HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Open Access Plus
  • Health Net
    Healthy Heart HMO
  • Humana
    Humana PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • PHCS
    PHCS POS
    PHCS PPO
  • Stanford Health Care Advantage
    Medicare Advantage
  • Stanford Health Care Alliance
    Group Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicare Advantage
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Balasubramanian has admitting privileges

Good Samaritan Hospital
2425 Samaritan Dr
San Jose, CA 95124
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O'Connor Hospital
2105 Forest Ave
San Jose, CA 95128
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