Vijay Babu Balakrishnan MD, CCD

Vijay Babu Balakrishnan MD, CCD



2605 Shore Rd
Northfield, NJ 08225
Tel: 609-365-5300
Fax: 609.365.5302



  • Diabetes
  • Endocrinology
  • Thyroid Disorder

About Vijay Babu Balakrishnan MD, CCD

  • Hospital Affiliations
    • Shore Medical Center, Somers Point, NJ
  • Certifications
    • Board Certified in Internal Medicine
    • American Board of Internal Medicine,
    • Board Certified in Endocrinology
    • Diabetes and Metabolism
    • Other Certifications: Certified Clinical Densitometrist
  • Additional Information
    Research and Publications

    • Co-investigator in a Randomized Controlled Trial on the Efficacy of Sitagliptin Therapy for the Inpatient Management of General Medicine and Surgery Patients with Type 2 Diabetes - 2014
    • Principal investigator in residency research project, “Remission and resolution of type 2 diabetes mellitus after bariatric surgery – a community hospital experience”
    • Principal investigator in residency research project, “Evaluation of Cardiac Function in Patients receiving Anthracycline therapy”
    • Balakrishnan VB, Siraj ES. Effective Use of U-500 Insulin via Insulin Pump in a Type 2 Diabetes Patient with Severe Insulin Resistance. In Diabetes Case Studies. Draznin B, Low Wang CC, Rubin DJ, Eds. Alexandria, VA, American Diabetes Association, 2015, p. 102-104


    • Effect of Mifepristone on Cushing’s syndrome due to bilateral adrenal adenomas. Presented in The Endocrine Society’s 96th Annual Meeting & Expo, Chicago 2014.
    • A rare case of Adult-onset Nesidioblastosis presenting with asymptomatic hypoglycemia and peripheral neuropathy. Presented in the 22nd Annual Meeting of the AACE, Phoenix 2013.
    • Marine-Lenhart Syndrome with a Malignant Hyperfunctioning Nodule – A Rare Presentation of a rare Syndrome. Presented in the 83rd Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association, San Juan, Puerto Rico 2013.
    • Pituitary apoplexy – a diagnostic challenge. Presented in the 22nd Annual Meeting of the AACE, Phoenix 2013.
    • Uncommon cause of hypoglycemia in a diabetic patient – Salicylate toxicity. Presented in the 22nd Annual Meeting of the AACE, Phoenix 2013.
    • Yet another cause of chest pain – Intracardiac Inferior vena cava filter migration. Presented in the Annual AMA-RFS annual research symposium, San diego 2010.


  • CSIR foreign travel grant
    CSIR foreign travel grant for young scientists/scholars
  • ARCCNM award
    ARCCNM award for outstanding paper in 9th World congress of Nuclear Medicine and Biology
  • Young investigator
    Young investigator award at the 53rd Annual meeting of Society of Nuclear Medicine by the IASNM
  • Best resident of the month