Dr. Swarna Balasubramaniam, MD

Dr. Swarna Balasubramaniam, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Swarna Balasubramaniam, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Sugar Land, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Mayo Medical School in 1992 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, general surgery, and more.

16659 Southwest Fwy Ste 561

Sugar Land, TX 77479

Contact Information

(281) 277-2121

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
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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. Balasubramaniam's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abscess
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balasubramaniam treats Abscess more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Balasubramaniam treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal/Rectal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Brain Abscess
  • Breast Abscess
  • Cerebellar Abscess
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Dental Abscess
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Laryngeal Abscess
  • Liver Abscess
  • Lung Abscess
  • Pancreatic Abscess
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Perianal Abscess
  • Pericolic Abscess
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Prostatic Abscess
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Renal Abscess
  • Retroperitoneal Abscess
  • Retropharyngeal Abscess
Hemorrhoids
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balasubramaniam treats Hemorrhoids more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Balasubramaniam treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balasubramaniam treats Abdominal Disorders more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Balasubramaniam treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Balasubramaniam's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Cancer
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Disorders
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Rectal Diseases
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Secondary Malignancies
Ulcer

About Me

Biography

Dr. Swarna Balasubramaniam, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Sugar Land, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Mayo Medical School in 1992 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, general surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • University Of S Ca/Lac and Usc
    Residency Hospital
  • Mayo Grad School Med/Mayo Fndn
    Residency Hospital
  • 1992
    Mayo Medical School
    Medical School
    1992

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • Tamil
  • English

Awards

Dr. Balasubramaniam's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Balasubramaniam

2.7

Based on 39 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
5.128205128205129%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
53.84615384615385%
(21)

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The amazing staff is great all of two people who do everything for this miserable doctor that does nothing but complain. She thinks her exam rooms are sound proof but she stands by the counter and runs her mouth about people negative non stop. I cant imagine what it is like working for her. She...Read More
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Absolute worst doctor I've ever met in my life. Waited for over 3 hours, with no sign of the doctor and a bumbling nurse who would not give straight answers. When I left the room to use the restroom, the doctor stopped me and said that I was not allowed in the hallway. My mom came out to speak to...Read More
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My husband called to cancel his appointment because of business and we are still receiving bills for $200+ even though it was their clerical error! We will never go back to her or recommend her practice!
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My experience with this doctor and her practice was VERY disappointing. All I wanted was to get an annual colonoscopy (preventive) exam recommended by my primary physician. But the whole experience has been nothing but disappointments. No one in this office bothered to explain to me about the...Read More
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Dr. Balasubramaniam was caring as she helped me through my health journey. I was able to ask her questions that I normally would not ask a male doctor. She made me feel secure and safe during my times that I visited her. I am so glad that I went to see her and highly recommend her to all my...Read More
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Guardian
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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