Dr. Gowri Balachandar MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Gowri Balachandar is a gastroenterologist in Plano, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano and Medical Center of Plano. She received her medical degree from Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research and has been in practice for 26 years. She is one of 16 doctors at Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano and one of 24 at Medical Center of Plano who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Medical Center of Plano

Education & Medical Training

Texas Tech University at Lubbock
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1994–1997

Texas Tech University at Lubbock
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1997–2000

University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1997–1998

Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Publications & Presentations

Unsedated peroral ultrathin videoendoscopy-assisted delivery of an esophageal manometry catheter.
Balachandar, G., Chennupati, R., Badejo, B., Trowers, E. A.

Early colorectal cancer in a flat adenoma.
Balachandar, G., Trowers, E. A.


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