Dr. Shivaiah Balachandra, MD

Dr. Shivaiah Balachandra, MD

Pediatric Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Shivaiah Balachandra, MD is a pediatric nephrology specialist in Galveston, TX and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Kempegowda Institute Of Medical Sciences, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences in 1986 and specializes in pediatric nephrology.

400 Harborside Dr # 100

Galveston, TX 77550

Contact Information

(409) 772-2222

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Balachandra's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balachandra treats Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Balachandra treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balachandra treats Calcium Metabolism Disorders more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Balachandra treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Hydronephrosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balachandra treats Hydronephrosis more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Balachandra treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Balachandra's conditions and procedures:

Acidosis
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Acute Kidney Failure
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Dehydration
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
End-Stage Renal Disease
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Hydronephrosis
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hypertension
Kidney Disease
Kidney Dysplasia
Kidney Hypertrophy
Kidney Infection
Kidney Infection, Acute
Kidney Infection, Chronic
Kidney Stones
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Nephrotic Syndrome
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Proteinuria
Purpura
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Renal Osteodystrophy
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Small Kidney
Tuberous Sclerosis
Ureteral Stones
Vascular Disease
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Shivaiah Balachandra, MD is a pediatric nephrology specialist in Galveston, TX and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Kempegowda Institute Of Medical Sciences, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences in 1986 and specializes in pediatric nephrology.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Pediatrics

Education

  • SUNY Health Science Center Brooklyn
    Residency Hospital
  • Kings County Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1986
    Kempegowda Institute Of Medical Sciences, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School
    1986

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Kannada
  • Spanish
  • Tamil

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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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