Department Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
Primary Location Richard E. Jacobs Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2012

Education & Fellowships

Residency - Mercy Hospital & Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Chicago, IL USA
2009

Medical Education - St. Matthew's University School of Medicine
MD
Orlando, FL USA
2005

Medical Education - Ross University School of Medicine
Roseau, Dominica
2002

Undergraduate - University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI USA
2001

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 11/20/2018, Dr. Kumar has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

92 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Listens 4.7
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Knows Medical History 4.5
Time Spent with Patient 4.7
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.6

9 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2019

I really enjoyed my visit with Dr. Kumar. Dr. Kumar took his time explaining everything and he is very knowledgeable. I have already recommended Dr. Kumar.

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2019

the doctor was professional & answered my questions. It was a good visit

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2019

I was so happy with the care I received we added him as my primary doctor. he was polite, patient, wasn't rushing in and rushing out. he took the time to get to know me and ask me questions. he made me feel like he was actually listening to me and really cared. I have not gotten that from a doctor in a very long time. I usually avoid going to the doctor if possible because I never seem to get any help with anything. he was great, he talked to me about options and why he thought one was a better option then the other. he also asked me what I thought and how I felt about it. I would definitely recommend him.

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2019

felt like the physical was not thorough doctor didn't check prostate or for hernia didn't check feet for pulsesaid he would contact me about blood work and I don't think that he did

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2019

Dr. Kumar continues to demonstrate a wonderful blend of professionalism, compassion, and efficiency in addressing my routine care and new concerns. I always appreciate his, and his team's approaches to answering questions, and providing a care plan. MANY thanks for being there for me!!

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2019

very good experience Dr Kumar always helpful and very professional

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2019

Have recommended Dr Kumar to others. He's very professional and personable.

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2019

The experience was very good. It was my first appt. with Dr. Kumar.

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2019

great doctor, very well mannered and thoughtful

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