Dr. Brundha Balaraman, Dermatologist
DermSurgery Associates – Bellaire, TX
We are so excited to introduce Dr. Brundha Balaraman, a board-certified dermatologist specializing in advanced cosmetic and medical dermatology, who will be serving DermSurgery Associates as the Dermatologist in our Bellaire, TX location. She has expertise in laser therapy, aesthetic medicine and skin cancer detection and will be practicing at our Bellaire location as well as providing laser therapies at our main offices. Dr. Balaraman received her bachelor’s degree in biological sciences from Cornell University. She received her medical doctorate from the prestigious Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Dr. Balaraman subsequently completed her internal medicine internship at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and her dermatology residency at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, one of the nation’s top dermatology programs. Dr. Balaraman then completed a fellowship in cosmetic dermatologic surgery where she received advanced training in all the latest cutting-edge procedures including laser rejuvenation, Botox and filler injections, Kybella, and non-invasive body contouring.
Dr. Balaraman has lectured at conferences across the U.S. and has been recognized nationally for leading public health policy issues, particularly in the establishment of tanning bed regulations. She has been recognized by National Public Radio, Reuters and others for this achievement and received several awards including the prestigious Wynder Award for Preventative Medicine.
Dr. Balaraman has authored several articles on cosmetic and medical dermatology that have been published in top medical journals. She is a reviewer for the Dermatologic Surgery journal and has served on committees for the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society for Lasers in Medicine and Surgery. Her clinical and research interests include aesthetic medicine, and biomedical applications of lasers and energy devices. She utilizes the latest advances in technology and techniques to provide her patients with the most up to date care. She is an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery, American Society of Dermatologic Surgery and the Women’s Dermatologic Society.
During her spare time, Dr. Balaraman dedicates considerable volunteer time to dermatology initiatives including community skin cancer screenings and awareness programs. She also founded the SkinTrust, which aims to guide consumers about non-prescription and cosmetic skin care. She was raised in New York City and now lives in Houston with her husband, son, and two dogs. She enjoys travel, art, photography, and spending time with her family.
Please call 713-669-9222 for an appointment at our Bellaire Office. Most insurances are accepted and the waiting time in minimal.