Dr. Balaji Balasubramaniam
Consultant - Surgical Oncology, NMC Specialty Hospital, Abu Dhabi
Specialty: General & Laparoscopic Surgery, Surgical Oncology
After completing his graduation in M.B.B.S, Dr. Balaji obtained M.S in General surgery from the Tamilnadu. Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai in 2000. Then he underwent D.N.B in General surgery from Ministry of Health & Welfare, Government of India and F.R.C.S from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He completed his M.Ch in surgical oncology in 2004. Dr. Balaji has been examiner for European board of Surgery – Surgical Oncology division since 2010. He was conferred honorary diploma in European Board of Surgery.
Dr. Balaji has a brilliant post-graduation career, as he submitted numerous papers on cancer surgery, has been involved in laryngeal cancer research works and presented thesis on G.I injury. Beside this he has attended several international conferences and workshops.
Dr. Balaji has a rich experience of 15 years in cancer surgeries, with his special area of interest being Thyroid, Gastrointestinal and Breast cancer surgeries. Presently with the rich experience in Thyroid surgeries, the spectrum is expanded towards MIVAT – Minimally Invasive Video Assisted Thyroiectomy. Dr. Balaji can speak English, Hindi, Tamil and Malayalam.