Dr. Vivek Baluja, MD

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Dr. Vivek Baluja, MD

Pediatric Neurology | Male

1633 Medical Center Pt, Colorado Springs, CO 80907 Get Directions

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    I went to see Dr. Baluja for cluster headaches. I was impressed that he was from Johns-Hopkins University and seemed to care about my well being. That all changed. He forbid any other doctor from seeing his patients. He told me that he could tell from my aura that I had a great deal of head pain. He solicited me for $200.00 out of pocket (which I did not pay) and demanded that I spend a session with him performing Magic Touch to correct the problem with my aura. If you see this guy RUN AWAY !!
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    Specialties

    • Pediatric Neurology

    Conditions Treated

    • Ataxia
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
    • Cluster Headache
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Insomnia
    • Low Back Pain
    • Migraine
    • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Nystagmus
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Seizure Disorders
    • Syncope
    • Tension Headache
    • Tic Disorders
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vasculitis
    • Vertigo
    • Visual Field Defects

    Procedures Performed

    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

    Background Check

    • 0
      Malpractice Claims

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    • 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

    • Medical School
      Oregon Health And Science University School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 2003

    • Internship Hospital
      Oregon Health Science University

      Completed in 2004

    • Residency Hospital
      Oregon Health Science University

      Completed in 2006

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Kennedy Krieger Institute

      Completed in 2010

    Awards & Recognition

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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Dr. Baluja's Care Philosophy

    Our Mission: Working in partnership with our patients, staff and community to provide high quality, comprehensive, accessible and cost effective health care to the Pikes Peak region. Our Vision: Defining health care for Southern Colorado communities.