Christa Balanoff, MD, FACS

Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
Breast Surgery Division


Surgeon Christa Balanoff, M.D., F.A.C.S., has dedicated her surgical practice to the treatment of breast disease. She is honored to bring together the art, heart and science of medicine as part of the KUMC family.

Dr. Balanoff grew up in a military family, which brought the good fortune of living throughout the United States and across the globe. She graduated cum laude with a bachelor's degree in Political Science from Tulane University in New Orleans, LA. She then moved to Texas, where she earned her medical degree at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio.

During her senior year, Dr. Balanoff was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. She received her medical degree in 1996 and relocated to Indianapolis, IN, completing her general surgery training at Indiana University in 2002.

Dr. Balanoff is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of American Society of Breast Surgeons, the American Society of Breast Disease, the Association of Women Surgeons, and local/regional medical societies.

When she's not caring for her patients, Dr. Balanoff enjoys spending time with her husband, two wonderful children and a lovable black lab. An avid reader and aspiring world traveler, Dr. Balanoff relishes quiet moments and new opportunities to learn and explore with her family.

Last modified: Aug 15, 2014

Contact

Christa Balanoff, MD, FACS
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
Breast Surgery Division

P: 913-945-9400
cbalanoff@kumc.edu

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