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Karan Bhalla, MD

Karan Bhalla, MD

Cardiologist (Heart Doctor), Vascular Surgeon, Vein Specialist
Karan Bhalla, MD

Karan Bhalla, MD

Cardiologist (Heart Doctor), Vascular Surgeon, Vein Specialist

Personal Statement

Dr. Karan Bhalla earned his medical degree at Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College in Mumbai, India, and completed his internship and residency at Baptist Health System in Birmingham, Alabama, where he served as chief resident. He then completed his fellowship in cardiology and interventional cardiology at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth in Houston.

Board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases and interventional cardiology, Dr. Bhalla has been in practice since 2003. His clinical interests include cardiology, vascular medicine and vein therapies.

Dr. Bhalla strives to provide compassionate care with state-of-the-art technology to each patient. His patients say they appreciate his considerate bedside manner, his patience talking them through anxiety prior to procedures, and that he takes the time needed to explain the treatment plan and answer their questions. Dr. Bhalla is cost conscious and always willing to work his patients into the schedule in a timely manner. He treats patients 12 years and older and believes in treating each patient as if they were a family member.

Past president of the Harris County Medical Society, Dr. Bhalla is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and Fellow of the Society of Coronary Angiography and Intervention. He currently serves on the faculty of McGovern Medical School. Dr. Bhalla started one of the few accredited vein centers in Texas and is Medical Director of the vein center at Orion Medical.

Residents of Friendswood, Dr. Bhalla and his wife have two sons. In his spare time he enjoys coaching basketball, car racing, traveling, trying new foods and spending time with his family.

Gender

Male

Languages

  • English

Insurance Plans

  • AARP - Medicare Advantage POS
  • AARP - Medicare CompletePlus (HMO)
  • Accountable/Interplan - PPO
  • Aetna - EPO
  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna - Indemnity
  • Aetna - Managed Choice
  • Aetna - POS
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna - TRS
  • Aetna - Workers' Compensation Access
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • BC/BS - Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • BC/BS - HMO
  • BC/BS - PPO
  • BC/BS - Traditional Indemnity
  • BC/BS Medicare
  • Cigna - EPO
  • Cigna - Fundamental Care (PPO)
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - HMO Open Access
  • Cigna - Indemnity
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - POS Open Access
  • Cigna - PPO
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Cigna - Shared Administration (PPO)
  • Employers Health Network - PPO
  • HealthSmart - HMO
  • HealthSmart - PPO
  • Humana - ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana - Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana - HMO
  • Humana - Medicare Replacement PPO
  • Humana - National POS
  • Humana - PPO
  • Humana - Preferred PPO
  • Medicare
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Choice - MH Choice
  • Memorial Hermann Elect - MH Elect
  • Memorial Hermann Employees - MH Employees
  • Memorial Hermann Select - MH Select
  • MHealth - EDGE
  • MHealth - MHHS Freedom of Choice
  • MultiPlan - PHCS
  • Provider Select - PPO
  • Self Pay (No Insurance)
  • Texas True Choice - PPO
  • Tricare - Prime
  • Tricare - Standard
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus HMO
  • United Healthcare - EPO
  • United Healthcare - HMO
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - POS
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • United Healthcare - Select Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Select POS
  • WellCare - Insurance Plans

Fellowship

American College of Cardiology and Fellow of the Society of Coronary Angiography and Intervention

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Available Appointments

Pasadena

5413 Crenshaw Road, Suite 400 Pasadena, TX 77505 (713) 943-2800

Please note that in a situation where Dr. Bhalla has a patient emergency, you will be seen by another Cardiologist in the practice. If you are particular about only seeing Dr. Bhalla for your appointment, please call our office to schedule.
Fri
Jan 22
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Jan 23
Sun
Jan 24
Mon
Jan 25
Tue
Jan 26
  • 8:00 am
  • 9:00 am
  • 10:00 am
  • 11:00 am
      • 8:00 am
      • 9:00 am
      • 10:00 am
      • 11:00 am

        Available Appointments

        Friendswood

        1505 E. Winding Way, Suite 200 Friendswood, TX 77546 (713) 943-2800

        Please note that in a situation where Dr. Bhalla has a patient emergency, you will be seen by another Cardiologist in the practice. If you are particular about only seeing Dr. Bhalla for your appointment, please call our office to schedule.
        Fri
        Jan 22
        Sat
        Jan 23
        Sun
        Jan 24
        Mon
        Jan 25
        Tue
        Jan 26
              • 2:00 pm
              • 3:00 pm
              • 4:00 pm