Dr. Sivanthan Balachandran, MD

Dr. Sivanthan Balachandran, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Sivanthan Balachandran, MD is a nephrology specialist in Conway, SC and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from St George's University in 1996 and specializes in nephrology.

834 Farrar Dr

Conway, SC 29526

Contact Information

(843) 347-9487

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

End-Stage Renal Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Balachandran'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.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

51  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • St George's University
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Albany Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Medical College Of Georgia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Balachandran has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Balachandran's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balachandran to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Balachandran's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Balachandran is fabulous! He is extremely bright & very attentive to details. Personally I've never seen a physician give my father such a thorough exam. I appreciate his willingness to work with other specialty physicians in regards to my fathers' care. Dr. Balachandran & Lila, his nurse, were...more
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My mother says the doctors are ok but that staff gots to go. Lori the clinical manager is never there on time, that's why she never knows whats going on with her staff because she NEVER there. Dorothy the clinical nurse they should have fired her a long time ago, she doesn't care what the staff...more
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