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Elangovan Balakrishnan, MD

Dr. Balakrishnan is a hematologist oncologist in the Columbia area. He is affiliated with Boone Hospital Center and 4 more hospitals.
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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more breast cancer patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more anemia patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more lung cancer patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more blood cancer patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more dehydration patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more endometrial (uterine) cancer patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more colon cancer patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw thyroid cancer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more esophageal cancer patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more kidney cancer patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more leukemia patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more lymphoma patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw gallbladder cancer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Balakrishnan saw brain tumor patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more prostate cancer patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more ovarian cancer patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more melanoma patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw skin cancer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more carcinoma patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more pancreatic cancer patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw osteoporosis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Balakrishnan saw bile duct cancer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more acute myeloid leukemia (AML) patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more multiple myeloma patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw lung condition patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw more rectal cancer patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishnan saw bladder cancer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Locations

Dr. Balakrishnan sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Missouri Cancer Associates
1705 E Broadway
Columbia, MO 65201
1,133 miles away
603 W Pierce St
Kirksville, MO 63501
1,122 miles away

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Credentials
  • Kilpauk Medical College
    MEDICAL EDUCATION

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Medical Oncology
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Hematology & Oncology

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Balakrishnan is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Boone Hospital Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2020)
  • Northeast Regional Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2020)
  • Macon County Samaritan Memorial Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available
  • Moberly Regional Medical Center
    Hospital safety grade not available
  • Pershing Memorial Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
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  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • SummaCare
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield