Dr. Vijay Babu Balakrishnan, MD

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Dr. Vijay Babu Balakrishnan, MD
Dr. Vijay Babu Balakrishnan, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Northfield, NJ. He graduated from Dr M.G.R. Medical University / Chingleput Medical College and specializes in endocrinology.

2605 Shore Rd

Northfield, NJ 08225

Contact Information

(609) 365-5300

Dr. Vijay Babu Balakrishnan, MD

Dr. Vijay Babu Balakrishnan, MD

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Top Care Areas

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

Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Balakrishnan'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

  • Endocrinology

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

44  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Dr M.G.R. Medical University / Chingleput Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Abington Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Abington Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Aiims-All India Inst Med Sci
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Temple University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Balakrishnan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Balakrishnan's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balakrishnan to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Balakrishnan'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Very Knowledgeable physician! Excellent bedside manner!
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IF you can get in to see him, you may like him. I found he was good at knowing me and my situation. BUT, be prepared to spend the day. I always got one of the first two appointments in the morning and NEVER got in less than an hour after my appointment. I saw him every three months for a year and...more
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It was a pleasure to meet this physician. He answered all my questions. Wasn't in a rush to go on to the next patient. Very attentive.
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