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Dr. Balaji Charlu, MD
Physiatrist (physical, rehabilitation), Pain Management Specialist
11 years of experience
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (37)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Balaji Charlu is Excellent. Dr. Charlu has been reviewed by 57 patients who have provided 37 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.9
Spends Time with Me 4.8
Follows Up After Visit 4.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. Balaji Charlu, MD is board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation - Pain Medicine.

Education & Awards

Dr. Charlu graduated from Michigan State University , East Lansing. He has 4 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)


Dr. Charlu has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian 
  • Iowa City Ambulator Surgical Center 
  • Mercy Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Balaji S Charlu MD is a male Physical Medicine/Rehab Specialist, has 11 years of experience and practices in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Pain Medicine, and Pain Medicine.
Where does Dr. Balaji S. Charlu practice?
Dr. Balaji Charlu has 2 office locations.
Dr. Balaji Charlu practices Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Pain Medicine, and Pain Medicine near Newport Beach, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Irvine, CA.
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