Dr. Vijay Babu Balakrishnan, MD

Dr. Vijay Babu Balakrishnan, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 37
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Dr. Vijay Babu Balakrishnan, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Northfield, NJ. He is 37 years old.

2605 Shore Rd

Northfield, NJ 08225

Contact Information

(609) 365-5300

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Top Care Areas

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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

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Testosterone Deficiency
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balakrishnan to family and friends
3.9
based on 7 total reviews (3 with 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)

Egg Harbor Township, NJ |
Very Knowledgeable physician! Excellent bedside manner!
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Pleasantville, NJ |
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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in Pleasantville, NJ |
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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Hospitals where Dr. Balakrishnan has admitting privileges

Shore Medical Center
100 Medical Center Way
Somers Point, NJ 08244
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