Dr. Palur V. Balakrishnan MD Cardiologist

Dr. Palur Balakrishnan is a cardiologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bayshore Medical Center and Houston Methodist St. John Hospital. He received his medical degree from Kilpauk Medical College and has been in practice for 45 years. He is one of 10 doctors at Bayshore Medical Center and one of 13 at Houston Methodist St. John Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital

Bayshore Medical Center

Houston Methodist St. John Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Sisters Charity Healthcare System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1978–1979

Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1979–1980

Kilpauk Medical College
Class of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Interventional Cardiology

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015


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