Gokulakrishnan Balasubramanian

Gokulakrishnan Balasubramanian, MD

  • Gastroenterology
  • Physician What's this? A physician, or doctor, is extensively trained to diagnose and treat complex medical problems. Often, physicians focus their practice on certain disease categories, treatment methods or patient types. Physicians can diagnose and treat illness, prescribe medication, offer medical consultation and advice, perform surgery and more.

Appointments: (614) 293-6255

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Education and Training


Internal Medicine
Madras Medical College
5/23/2005 - 3/31/2008

Internal Medicine
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
7/1/2008 - 6/30/2011


Medical College of Wisconsin
7/1/2014 - 6/30/2017

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Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Gastroenterology)

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition


49 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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  • Overall
    4.3 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly 4.4
  • Listens Carefully 4.5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions 4.2
  • Knows My Medical History 3.7
  • Shows Respect 4.6
  • Time Spent Together 4.7

14 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2018


Reviewed on Aug 17, 2018

he is awesome!

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2018

Dr. Bala is always very kind and caring. His willingness to work with others is also greatly appreciated.

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2018

Physician was very pleasant, very concerned with my problem, and eager to find solutions or amelioration to my problems.

Reviewed on Jun 08, 2018

Dr. Bala had the important recent results at hand. He spent an appropriate amount of time with me, answered my questions, and did not order or prescribe unnecessary treatments.

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2018

Doc was very caring. Asked if she had any questions.

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2018

Excellent! Showed great concern and sympathy when talking about my problem. He contacted me back right away when I had questions and medication.

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2018

All good.

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2018

He came in my room. The nurse stuck her arm in the door, handed him a box of tissues, he took one, sat them down, let the room, and 5 minutes later came back with no explanation.

Reviewed on Feb 08, 2018

Kind, a good listener, takes concerns seriously and is a great team player with my other doctors even though they are at a different hospital.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 12/20/2018, Dr. Balasubramanian has reported no relationships with companies or entities.