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Dr. Jay Shankar Balachandran, MD

Dr. Jay Shankar Balachandran, MD

Internist, Sleep Medicine Specialist

14 Years of Experience

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Dr. Jay Balachandran, MD is an Internist, who primarily practices in Chicago, IL. He has been practicing for over 14 years and is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Balachandran completed his residency at Northwestern University Affiliated Hospitals. He is a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, American College of Chest Physicians, and American Thoracic Society. Dr. Balachandran is fluent in English and is currently seeing new patients. Dr. Balachandran’s practice accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS), Medicare, UnitedHealthcare and other major insurance plans. To book an appointment or to confirm insurance options, please call Dr. Balachandran’s office at (773) 702-6760.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Internist

    Sleep Medicine Specialist

    Education & Training

    Northwestern University, Chicago (Internship)

    Northwestern University Affiliated Hospitals (Residency)

    Harvard University, Boston The University of Chicago Medicine (Fellowship)

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by an Internist, like Dr. Jay Balachandran, may include:

    Please contact Dr. Balachandran's office for more information or to schedule a consultation.

    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by an Internist, like Dr. Jay Balachandran, may include:

    Annual Physical, Pre-Travel Checkup, General Consultation, Flu Shot, Swine Flu Shot, Flu Shot, Annual Physical, Pre-Travel Consultation, General Medical Consultation, Infection Consultation, Senior Visit, General Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, General Medical Consultation, Pre-Surgery Checkup / Pre-Surgical Clearance, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, General Follow Up, Pre-Travel Follow Up, Diabetes Follow Up, Vaccine(s), Worker's Compensation / Disability Evaluation, Certified Medical Examination for Pilot, Certified Medical Examination for Commercial Driver / Vessel Master, Certified Medical Examination for Overseas Worker, Certified Medical Examination for Police Officer / Fireman, Disability Evaluation, Freezing of Warts, Hospitalist Consultation, Nail Removal, Bladder and Bowel Management, Bowel and Bladder Management, Primary Care Consultation, Screening for Disease / Preventive Medicine, Wellness Care, Immigration Medical Examination, Medical Detoxification, Guided Imagery, Trigger Point Therapy, Hypnosis, Craniosacral Therapy, Aromatherapy, Hospital Discharge/Follow Up, Medicare Annual Wellness Visit, Welcome to Medicare Physical, Yearly Wellness Visit (For Medicare Patients), Annual Check Up, Ambulatory Care Consultation, Transgender Medical Consultation, Yellow Fever Vaccine, Primary Care Consultation, Transgender Medical Follow Up, Transgender Care, Splinter / Foreign Body Removal, Blood Pressure Testing, Cholesterol Management, Fecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT), Glycosylated Hemoglobin Test, Hepatitis A Vaccine, Hepatitis B Vaccine, Herpes Zoster Vaccine, Pneumococcal Vaccine, Posterior Cruciate Ligament Consultation, Cortisone Shots, Department of Transportation (DOT) Physical Exam, Rapid Influenza Diagnostic Test and Cryotherapy

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Balachandran's office.

    Insurances

    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)

    • Medicare

    • UnitedHealthcare

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    Locations

    Practice At 5841 S Maryland Ave Mc 1052

    5841 S Maryland Ave

    Mc 1052

    Chicago, IL 60637

    (773) 702-6760

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    Recognitions

    Memberships & Associations

    American Academy of Sleep Medicine

    Member

    American College of Chest Physicians

    Member

    American Thoracic Society

    Member

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Jay Balachandran accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Jay Balachandran is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Jay Balachandran offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Balachandran's office at (773) 702-6760 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Jay Balachandran offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Balachandran's office at (773) 702-6760 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Jay Balachandran speak?

    Dr. Jay Balachandran speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Dr. Jay Balachandran have?

    Dr. Jay Balachandran is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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