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Nicholas Raman Balaji, MD

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Nicholas Balaji, MD

Specialty

Board-certified specialties granted by an ABMS Member Board. Learn more about board certification.
Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology

Clinical Interest

Areas of special interest identified by the physician or additional training completed.
Cardiac

Years of Experience

16

Gender

Male

Languages

English
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About Nicholas Balaji, MD

Dr. Nicholas Balaji is a specialty care cardiologist board certified in interventional cardiology, nuclear cardiology, cardiovascular disease, and internal medicine. He joins Inova Medical Group with over 10 years of clinical experience. He has a special interest in the management of coronary artery disease and radial artery catheterization for diagnostic and therapeutic coronary interventions.

Dr. Balaji became interested in cardiology because of the continuing technological advances within the field. His goal is to help promote cardiovascular health, and to develop a collaborative treatment plan to prevent future illness, manage chronic conditions, and improve quality of life for patients and their families.

A native of Rochester, New York, Dr. Balaji currently resides in Alexandria, VA with his wife and two young children. In his spare time he likes to spend time with his family, jog, and has an interest in photography.

Watch Dr. Balaji's Live Chat where he discusses heart health.

Background

Medical Education

University of Michigan Medical School 2003

Residency

University of Michigan Health System Internal Medicine 6/19/2003 - 6/30/2006

Fellowships

MedStar Washington Hospital Center Cardiology 7/1/2007 - 6/30/2010
Brigham and Women's Hospital Interventional Cardiology 7/1/2010 - 6/30/2011

Board Certification

Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology

Hospital Affliation

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