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CONTACT US

Our Address

157 Scoresby Road

Boronia, VIC 3155

Opening Hours

Monday – Friday  08:00AM – 18:00PM

Saturday    09:00AM – 12:00PM

LOCATIONS

BORONIA

(Main Rooms)

157 Scoresby Road, Boronia 3155

COBURG NORTH

120 Sussex Street

Coburg North 3058

BACCHUS MARSH

91 Gisborne Road

Bacchus Marsh 3340

MANNINGHAM

Manningham Specialist Centre

Level 5, 200 High Street

Templestowe Lower 3107

BURWOOD EAST

26 Burwood Highway

Burwood East 3151

WHEELERS HILL

SP024 Brandon Park Centre

Wheelers Hill 3150

Dr Kuhendra Balakrishnan

Cardiologist & Cardiovascular Imaging Specialist

Dr Kuhendra Balakrishnan is a Cardiologist based in Melbourne. Dr Balakrishnan sees patients with all types of heart and medical conditions including artery disease, cardiac risk assessment, heart failure, cardiomyopathy, valvular heart disease, hypertension and dyslipidaemia.

For information on consulting locations and making an appointment, please contact our office at Heart of Melbourne.

PROFILE

Dr Kuhendra Balakrishnan is a dual-trained Cardiologist and General Physician. Dr Balakrishnan specialises in cardiac imaging. 

Dr Balakrishnan graduated from The University of Melbourne and completed his advanced training in Cardiology and General Medicine at the Austin Hospital and Launceston General Hospital. Subsequently, he undertook a non-invasive cardiac imaging fellowship focusing on echocardiography and cardiac CT at Monash Heart.

Dr Balakrishnan manages a wide variety of adult cardiovascular conditions including coronary artery disease and cardiac risk assessment, heart failure, cardiomyopathy, valvular heart disease, hypertension and dyslipidaemia.

Dr Balakrishnan has a special interest in transthoracic echocardiography (TTE), stress echocardiography, transoesophageal echocardiography (TOE), CT coronary angiography (CTCA) and CT calcium score.

The combination of dual specialist training in Cardiology and General Medicine enables Dr Balakrishnan to provide comprehensive care plans tailoring specialist cardiology treatment to patients with complex medical conditions.  As well as providing a high standard of holistic and individualised care, he prides himself on educating his patients about their condition to improve patient satisfaction and outcomes.

Qualifications

 

Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP)

Dr Balakrishnan is affiliated with the following hospitals:

 

  • Knox Private Hospital, Wantirna

  • Warringal Private Hospital, Heidelberg