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Karai P. Balaji, M.B.B.S.

Primary Care

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 226-2640

Office: (585) 226-2640

Fax: (585) 226-2206

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentNot Accepting New Patients

Biography

Dr. Balaji is a graduate of Gandhi Medical College, Osmania University, India. He spent 5 years in England completing his postgraduate training and then completed his residency training in Internal Medicine at Highland Hospital. Dr Balaji served as Chief Resident in the Internal Medicine Program at Highland Hospital until 1996. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and is a clinical Associate Professor at the University of Rochester School of Medicine where he is actively involved in teaching. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. His interests include treating diabetes, hypertension, and preventative care. During his spare time he likes to spend time with his family, traveling, reading and golf.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

1986
MBBS | India-Osmania U, Gandhi Med Coll
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

06/28/1993 - 05/31/1994
Internship in Internal Medicine at Highland Hospital of Rochester

06/01/1994 - 06/26/1996
Residency in Internal Medicine at Highland Hospital of Rochester

12/01/1985 - 07/30/1987
Internship in Internal Medicine at Gandhi Hospital

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Awards

2013 - 2014
Lawrence A Kohn Senior Teaching Fellow

2012
Fellow of American College of Physicians

2010
Town of Avon, NY
Sponsor: Chamber of Commerce Honoree

2006
Certificate of Excellence for Patient Satisfaction University of Rochester

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Publications

Journal Articles

0
Dhakal M, Balaji K, Chen S, Monk R, and Suchman A. (awaiting submission to a national journal). "Hypertensive Medication Prescribing in Primary Care Practice.".

Books & Chapters

1999
Chapter Title: Chapter on Coagulation disorders
Book Title: "Diagnostic Strategies for Common Medical Problems", second edition
Author List: Balaji K, Suchman A.
Published By: American College of Physicians,1999

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