Dr. Swarna Balasubramaniam MD

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Surgery
26 Years Experience

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3.1
50 patient ratings,
29 comments

Patient Reviews

  • Highly Satisfied
    46%
  • Satisfied
    4%
  • Neutral
    4%
  • Dissatisfied
    0%
  • Highly Dissatisfied
    46%
  • Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
  • Wait Time 31.4 minutes
  • Promptness
  • Friendly Staff
  • Bedside Manner
  • Easy Appointments
  • Spends Time With Patients
  • Appropriate Followup

Showing 1 - 4 of 4 reviews

1.0 May 20th, 2016
horrible and very bitc** doctor. Would never ever go to her again. She is miserable in her life.
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5.0 July 24th, 2016
I was diagnosed with a bladder fistula in October 2015. Surgery was needed immediately. Dr. Bala spent almost 2 hours with us on our first visit. She took an entire medical history from the start of my illness 4 months ago. She explained my diagnosis and the surgery procedures thoroughly and with much patience and concern. She was extremely friendly and pleasant. I felt an immediate connection. She completed my surgery on November 1st, less than a week from when she first saw me. I continued to so her every two weeks, sometimes less, until almost March due to issues with my incision healing. I felt that she was extremely thorough and always very patient and pleasant. She took as much time as was needed to always answer all my questions and to explain things to me. Her nurse Nicole was wonderful. I even felt kind of sad at my last visit as they had become such a caring part of my life and was not going to see them again...I hope!My only negative comment is that I usually had to wait at least an hour to actually see the Dr. from when my appointment was.
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1.0 April 30th, 2014
Avoid this crook!
Wait time
25 minutes
Easy Appointment
"Easy to get an appointment unless you need to speak with her about overcharging you."
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
Spends Time with Patients
Appropriate Follow-up

Positive Comments

None.

Negative Comments

Will overcharge and not refund your money!

General Comments

She is a horrible person and an unethical thief who takes advantage of older patients.
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5.0 November 17th, 2016
She is a great surgeon. Great "bedside" manner. Very modern. Just great!
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