Dr. Stefan Balan, MD

Dr. Stefan Balan, MD

Medical Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Stefan Balan, MD is a medical oncology doctor who practices in Brooklyn, NY. He is 49 years old. Read his story

1523 Voorhies Ave Ste 83

Brooklyn, NY 11235

Contact Information

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
  • 3 More

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

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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."
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Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
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Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
48

Conditions Treated

  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lung Cancer
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Retina Diseases
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

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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.

Education

  • 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
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Balan'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 (3)
Santes, O |
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.
Morganville, NJ |
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.
Los Angeles, CA |
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 so happy to have found someone like him to take care of my family member.
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Dr. Balan accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • HealthFirst
    ABCD HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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