Balaji Krishnaiah, MD


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Clinic Address: 1331 Union Avenue, Suite 1145 Memphis, TN 38104

Clinic Phone: 901-866-8811

Specialty: Vascular Neurology


  • Dr. Krishnaiah is board certified in Neurology and Vascular neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Medical Degree:

  • Stanley Medical College, Chennai, India


  • Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA.


  • Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA.


  • Vascular Neurology- University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee

Academic Title:

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology
  • Neuroscience course director, UTHSC College of Medicine
  • Associate Program Director, Neurology residency
  • Project Leader- Methodist Stroke Telemedicine

Special Interests:

  • Stroke and Cerebrovascular diseases
  • Carotid and Transcranial Doppler ultrasound

Professional Membership:

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Stroke/American Heart Association
  • Association of Indian Neurologists in America

Additional Information:

  • Tennessee State Representative to Neurology on the Hill- 2018,2019
  • Golden Apple faculty teacher of the year – 2019
  • Arnold P. Gold Humanism and Excellence in teaching award- 2015
  • Exceptional resident teacher of the year- 2017
  • Preliminary intern of the year-2014
  • Neurology resident teacher of the year award- 2015
  • Palatucci advocacy leadership forum- Member
  • Selected for enhanced resident leadership program- AAN
  • GME innovative grant winner- 2015
  • Resident research scholar of the year- 2017



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