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Savitha Balakrishna, MD

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more upper respiratory infection (URI) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more sinus condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more strep throat patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more tonsillitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more sinusitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more flu patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more fever patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more bronchitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more common cold patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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Dr. Balakrishna saw more pink eye patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more ear condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more ear infection patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more open wound patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more swine flu patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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Dr. Balakrishna saw more pulmonary fibrosis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more sprained joint patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more stomach flu patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more cellulitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more labyrinthitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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Dr. Balakrishna saw more allergies patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more sprained foot patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more urinary tract infection (UTI) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more infectious mononucleosis (mono) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more contact dermatitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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Dr. Balakrishna saw more gastroenteritis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more dermatitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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Dr. Balakrishna saw more hay fever (allergic rhinitis) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Balakrishna saw more swimmer's ear patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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Dr. Balakrishna saw more outer ear infection patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
Locations

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

Urgent Care Houston - Lufkin
9668 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77063
6.7 miles away
Office
525 Gaslight Blvd
Lufkin, TX 75904
126 miles away

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Credentials
  • Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1995

Hospital affiliations

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

  • Woodland Heights Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)
  • Memorial Health System of East Texas
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)

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
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield