Dr. Stefan Balan, MD

Dr. Stefan Balan, MD

Medical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Stefan Balan, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in medical oncology and hematology.Read his story

1523 Voorhies Ave Ste 83

Brooklyn, NY 11235

Contact Information

(718) 866-2477

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
more than 56% of peers
more than 44% of peers
Breast Cancer
more than 24% of peers

Dr. Balan'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.

Dr. Balan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Balan "Dr. Balan trained in Hematology and Oncology at New York University (class of 2002). Throughout his career he was medical director of hematology-oncology services in a variety of clinical settings-Veterans Administration, academic, and community-, having academic appointments with New York University, Dartmouth Medical School, and Mount Sinai/Icahn School of Medicine. At each of these institutions he has developed a long track record as clinician, educator, clinical researcher, and administrator. He developed multi-disciplinary clinics in gastro-intestinal malignancies, lung and breast cancers. He is currently the Director of Hematology and Oncology Network Development for Brooklyn, the Chief of Hematology and Oncology at Mount Sinai Brooklyn, and the Medical Director of Mount Sinai Infusion Center at Mount Sinai Brooklyn Hospital. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Balan "I want my patients to feel heard and cared of with compassionate. You will not feel like a number, but like what you really are-a fully fledged human being."

2  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology

1  Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

48  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Balan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Romanian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Balan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balan to family and friends
3 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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Dr. Balan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Balan is an exceptional oncologist with great experience. The waiting time and access to his clinic are superb. Besides being very knowledgeable, he has excellent bedside manners because he truly cares about his patients. I recommend him with absolutely no reservations.
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Very professional,gave us all the time we needed, ready to listen and answer all questions we had, educated us on her condition and what to expect.
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I am a physician in another state and I was fortunate enough to have my family member under the care of Dr. Balan. He is an extremely caring, kind and diligent physician who immediately was able to connect with my family member and provide excellent care. I am grateful for all he is doing and am...more
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