Dr. Purnima V. Balachandran

Doctor (MD)

Cedar Knolls, Illinois Map External Link
Practice: Dept. Of Veteran Affairs Nj Health Care System
Med. School:
Grad. Year: 1993

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Online Appt. Scheduling: N
Accepting New Patients:Y

Profile updated 04/04/14    Submit profile update    Subscribe to profile updates

Rating: 5.0 out of 5 (5 is best), based on 4 reviews. Dr. Purnima V. Balachandran has an excellent overall rating on RateMDs.com. smile

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Gastroenterologist-related: Crohn's disease, irritable bowel syndrome, GI cancer, bowel disease, stomach, intestines, bowels and other structures, such as the liver, gall bladder, pancreas and esophagus, and focus on maladies that include ulcers, jaundice, colitis, hepatitis, cancer, eating disorders, GIST
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Date Staff Punctual Helpful Knowledge Review Comments
04/04/14 SYSTEM: State changed from "NJ" to "IL" 
20/10/13 SYSTEM: First Name changed from "Purnima" to "Purnima V." 
25/09/13 SYSTEM: City changed from "EAST ORANGE" to "Cedar Knolls" 
18/04/11 SYSTEM: 2 positive duplicate or disallowed ratings automatically removed 
RID: 869618
24/04/09 5 5 5 5 An exceptional warm caring intelligent and helpful doctor and a large hearted gentle soul. Fantastic lady. -RS  Respond
RID: 517619
18/02/08 1 3 5 5 The good news is Dr. Balachandran is a terrific doctor, the bad news her office staff acts helpful but doesn't seem to follow through. Because of them I continue getting billed for a colonoscopy from months ago, which was to be covered had they correctly coded the paper work. 
Insurance: Blue Cross / Blue Shield
Paid (or co-pay): $20
RID: 456257
04/12/07 5 5 5 5 Office staff was helpful, effecint in setting my procedure. Doctor was excellent with the colonoscopy, spent time later to go over things. Would go back to her for repeating this in 5 years. 
Insurance: Aetna
RID: 452742
29/11/07 5 5 5 5 Exceptional female gastro, very kind, very good listener. She is caring and never rushed, spent more that 45 minutes with me. 
Insurance: Blue Cross / Blue Shield