Bala Venugopal MD | Pediatrician | Downey, CA | South Gate, CA | PIH Health
Bala Venugopal

Bala Venugopal MD


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4.6 / 5 (based on 181 Reviews) View 9 Comments

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Bala Venugopal MD earned his medical degree in India, and chose to pursue a career in Pediatrics. Dr. Venugopal enjoys his work as a pediatrician. In his specialty, he is able to really share in the lives of his young patients and their families. He enjoys getting to know each family member and having the privilege to watch the children grow up. Dr. Venugopal believes that this ongoing interaction between physician and family is essential to the healthy development of each child. Dr. Venugopal and his wife, who is also a physician, love spending time with their two children. Dr. Venugopal enjoys spending his free time playing games of tennis with friends and family.

Office Information

Hospital/Group Affiliation

PIH Health Downey Hospital

PIH Health Physicians





  • Pediatrics

Additional Languages

  • Spanish
  • Tamil


Medical School

Maderas Medical College (India)


Institute of Child Health (India)


Royal Free and University College Medical School (England)

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics


Patient Reviews

December 27, 2021
I was very pleased with my daughters visit from the moment I was greeted by the front office staff, the nurse was polite and helpful, and the md addressed my concerns and my daughter was given the appropriate care she needed. Thank you!
December 07, 2021
Amazing doctor and excellent care!!!
November 29, 2021
Dr. V and [name removed] gave me peace of mind regarding my daughter's health. He explained everything and answered all my questions. [Name removed] was proactive and helpful. They are perfect for the job!
November 15, 2021
The managed care was very good, so much so that oneself is happy and confident that my son was well cared for.
November 08, 2021
I was not to happy with the wait time this time i had to wait to l9ng in the room the nurse just told me am the only one here but that not ok to say if this keeps happening I will have to look for another clinic.
November 03, 2021
This was our first time here, check in was easy. Staff very pleasant and doctor was great. I love it here as well does my son. Thank you!
October 15, 2021
Front office can do better with customer service. Doctor and nurse were amazing.
October 13, 2021
I love this facility. The doctor and his staff are great. They listen and don't forget anything. They are very thourough.
October 11, 2021
The dr is so great with kids I hope to stay with him as long as I can. For both my children.
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