Dr. Vijayan Balan MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Vijayan Balan is a gastroenterologist in Phoenix, Arizona and is affiliated with Mayo Clinic Hospital. He received his medical degree from Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Balan accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 27 doctors at Mayo Clinic Hospital who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: Hepatology & Liver Transplantation

Hospital Affiliation

Mayo Clinic Hospital
Ranked #11 in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Education & Medical Training

District of Columbia General Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1987–1991

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1994–1995

Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 21 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 14 years in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 6 years in Transplant Hepatology

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (AGAF), American Gastroenterological Association
2007

Fellow (FACP), American College of Physicians
2005

Publications & Presentations

Perplexing Lesions of the Sinonasal Cavity and Skull Base: IgG4-related and Similar Inflammatory Diseases.
Cain, R. B.,Colby, T. V.,Balan, V.,Patel, N. P.,Lal, D.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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