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Nishi Kumar, MD

Internal Medicine

Accepts New Patients
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About Nishi Kumar, MD

Serving all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research.

LanguagesEnglish, Hindi
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Grapevine
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - Aetna Signature Administrators
Aetna - Choice POS II
Aetna - Elect Choice
Aetna - Health Network Only
Aetna - Health Network Option
Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Managed Choice
Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access HMO
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Select
Aetna - Open Choice PPO
Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - Select SM
Aetna - US Access
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Access PPO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Extended PPO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Individual Marketplace
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW SeniorCare Advantage HMO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW SeniorCare Advantage PPO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - Covenant Preferred HMO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - Hendrick Health Employee Plan
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Bell County Public Health District - Bell County Public Health District
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials Access HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - ParPlan
Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
Brookshire Brothers - Brookshire Brothers Employee Plan (Nexcaliber)
Cigna - CAC Plan
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Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
Cigna - EPO
Cigna - Flexcare
Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
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Cigna - Great West POS
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - Great West PPO
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Cigna - HMO
Cigna - HMO Open Access
Cigna - HMO/POS
Cigna - LocalPlus
Cigna - Network
Cigna - Network Open Access
Cigna - Network POS
Cigna - Open Access Plus
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - POS
Cigna - POS Open Access
Cigna - PPO
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Consolidated Association of Railroad Employees - Self-Insured Employee Plan
Coventry - Coventry/First Health
Envolve Vision - Envolve Vision
EyeMed Vision - EyeMed Vision
First Health - First Health PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Plus HMO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Plus PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Advantage Dual SNP (HMO SNP)
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FirstCare Health Plans - Hendrick Health Employee Plan
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Galaxy Health Network - Galaxy Health Network
Gladney Center - Gladney Center
Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
Accepts New Patients
HealthSmart - ACCEL Network
HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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HealthSmart - Preferred Network
Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members Only
Humana - ChoiceCare
Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
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Humana - National POS
Imagine Health - EPN
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Independent Medical Systems - IMS Network
Magellan - CHIP
Magellan - Navigator Networks
Magellan - Pinnacle Networks
Magellan - STAR
Magellan - STAR Kids
Magellan - Summit Networks
Medicaid - AmeriGroup
Medicaid - Oklahoma Medicaid
Medicaid - Parkland HealthFirst
Medicaid - Superior HealthPlan
Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
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Medical Development International - MDI
Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
Medicare - Traditional Medicare
Accepts New Patients
Midland Memorial Hospital - Employee Benefit Plan
Mother Frances Hospital Regional - Self-Insured Employee Plan
OccuNet - Occupational Networks of Texas, Inc.
Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
Accepts New Patients
PHCS Network - Private Health Care SYstem PPO
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Reny Company - Workers Comp
Rockport - Workers Comp
Sedgwick Preferred Network f/k/a Southwest Medical - Workers Comp
Superior Vision - Superior Vision
Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
Accepts New Patients
Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
Accepts New Patients
Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
Accepts New Patients
Superior - CHIP
Superior - CHIP Perinate
Superior - Foster Care
Superior - STAR
Three Rivers Network - Three Rivers Network
Tricare - Tricare Extra
Tricare - Tricare Prime
Tricare - Tricare Select
TriWest - VA-PCCC
United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Charter POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - CHIP
UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - STAR
UnitedHealth - STAR Kids
UnitedHealth - STAR+PLUS
UnitedHealth - UHC West Signature Value Gated HMO
University Mary Hardin - Baylor-Employee Benefit Plan
Your rights and protections against surprise medical bills

Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call your physician's office or your health or insurance plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. Not all members participating in contracted networks have "in network" access. In network participation may change from time to time without prior notice. Independent providers (which could include, for example only, anesthesiologists, radiologists, pathologists, emergency medicine physicians, advance practice professionals, and other independent providers of health care services) may deliver part of your care, and such providers may be considered out-of-network on your health and insurance plans even if the Facility may be considered in network. If you desire additional information as to the providers who may be involved in providing your care, you can either ask your treating provider (who may know some of the specialists or groups who could be involved) or you can request a list of Facility-based physician groups by calling the following toll free number: (877) 810-0372. This list is updated annually and is subject to change without prior notice.

Background

Education
  • Medical School: Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College (1995)
  • Internship: Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College (1996)
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, The Jewish Hospital (2000)
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, The Jewish Hospital (2002)
Certifications
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Med
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education. To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities. The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements. Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of Aug 25, 2020, Nishi Kumar, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews (131) for Nishi Kumar, MD

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Sep 13, 2022
Patient friendly and caring
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Sep 13, 2022
She takes her time, she really listens, she, she makes suggestions, she does not make you feel rushed. She is one of the best doctor I have had, ever.
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Sep 8, 2022
I like that she takes the time to listen. She makes me feel comfortable.
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Sep 7, 2022
Takes time to listen to concerns. Then advise the best solution.
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Sep 6, 2022
Thorough. Explained needed protocol well. Friendly and compassionate.
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Sep 6, 2022
She always listens to me and is concerned about my overall well-being
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Aug 25, 2022
Patient, knowledgeable, sensitive to any issue or question, didn't rush through appt
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Aug 24, 2022
I am completely satisfied with this provider.
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Aug 23, 2022
Very friendly, caring, knowledgeable, smart, upbeat, a great listener & really understands!
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Aug 22, 2022
Care, knowlage
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Aug 21, 2022
Dr. Kumar is great! She genuinely listens and shows care and empathy.
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Aug 20, 2022
She tries to get to know her patients, and takes her time to listen. She takes seriously patient's concerns.
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Aug 20, 2022
Very cooperative & suggest nice information
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Aug 19, 2022
What a jewel she is. Caring and compassionate. Loves her job. Recommend her every chance I get!
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Aug 8, 2022
She is awesome
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Aug 4, 2022
Dr Kumar is intelligent, insightful, truly caring and compassionate. Very rate qualities in a physician these days. She actually listens.
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Aug 3, 2022
Professional.knowledgeable caringDr.Kumar is one of the best providers I have ever been to and I have been to the best in New York !
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Jul 30, 2022
Proactive
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Jul 29, 2022
Outstanding! She really listens to me and addresses concerns.
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Jul 27, 2022
Dr Kumar is so kind, caring, compassionate, concerned, helpful, patient, very knowledgeable. I'm so very blessed to have her as my internist. She has my complete confidence and trust.
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Jul 26, 2022
Excellent listener, caring
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Jul 24, 2022
Dr. Kumar is the best PCP I've had. I trust her professional judgement and her personal interest in my wellbeing. She is an exceptional healthcare provider, and my significant other intends to transfer to her practice.
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Jul 21, 2022
Wonderful experience.
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Jul 19, 2022
I was extremely impressed with the Dr. And the time she spent with me. Wonderful advise was given so I know what direction I needed to take to get healthy again. I'm so happy she was recommended to me.
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Jul 19, 2022
I was able to get in to see Dr. Kumar within 24 hrs after contacting BSW, which was very timely. It was my first time meeting Dr. Kumar who was very helpful, courteous and professional. She provided helpful feedback and scheduled a follow-up appointment for a wellness check.
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Jul 18, 2022
Great services, so friendly and accommodating
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Jul 17, 2022
Dr Kumar is very easy to talk to.
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Jul 17, 2022
Dr. Kumar is very caring and I highly recommend her for a PCP.
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Jul 14, 2022
Very good listener, seems genuinely intereste in my health.Very courteous staff.
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Jul 12, 2022
Very satisfied
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Jul 12, 2022
Dr Kumar Is dedicated to providing excellent care for her patients. She is great listener, asks questions to help determine treatment and provides information on possible causes. Always reviews health history and answers patient questions. Very patient and kind. Office staff is friendly and attentive. Wait time kept to a minimum. Always a positive experience.
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Jul 12, 2022
Dr Nishi Kumar is very knowledgeable and a seasoned physician. She gave me ample time, patiently listened to my concerns and made sure to convincingly address each one of them. Her staff too is very efficient, well-trained and friendly. Overall I've had a very satisfactory experience and have recommended Dr Kumar to my acquaintances.
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Jul 11, 2022
Dr. Kumar is the best physician I have had, ever, hands down. I never feel rushed, and I always feel respected and listened to. Everyone I've interacted with in the offices from the front desk to nurses has been kind, caring, and empathetic.
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Jul 9, 2022
Excellent care. The absolute best for geriatric care.
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Jul 2, 2022
Dr. Kumar is always caring, kind and thorough. She never seems rushed and always seems genuinely concerned In finding a way to help with whatever Issue I come In for. She goes above and beyond with every visit.
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Jul 1, 2022
The entire staff was very helpful and thorough. I was so happy to find Dr. Kumar. I've been looking for a new PCP who takes the time to understand my health and work with me to continue to improve my health and we'll-being. She is so knowledgeable and very understanding. She's a great doctor for anyone looking for that kind of partner and support.
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Jun 30, 2022
Dr Kumar is top notch.
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Jun 29, 2022
The front desk receptionist was great & very helpful & caring, the assistant to Dr. Kumar was also great & caring, very friendly too, Dr. Kumar is wonderful! She is a very good listener, caring, smart & I'm so happy I was able to get her for my primary Dr.
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Jun 23, 2022
Dr. Kumar is one of the best providers I have cane in contact with. She's very caring and she doesn't rush your time with her. I absolutely love her.
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Jun 17, 2022
Everyone there is great as is Doctor Kumar
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May 25, 2022
Dr Kumar & entire team are wonderful, so good that I recommended for my mother & I both to be cared for by this team!
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May 19, 2022
Excellent doctor and staff.
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May 19, 2022
I wish I had found Dr. Kumar years ago. I recommend this practice to everyone.
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May 16, 2022
Very organized office. Great follow through. Excellent team work.
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May 13, 2022
Dr Kumar has always been a great provider of care for my wife and me. Listens and truly cares about us as people and patients!!
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Apr 26, 2022
Good experience
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Apr 23, 2022
Takes time and seems interested in me.
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Apr 21, 2022
Concerned about my well being and excited to take me on as a patient
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Apr 19, 2022
Dr. Kumar is a superb physician. My wait time was a bit because she worked me in that day instead of waiting or going to urgent care. Without a doubt she is the best care provider we have ever had!
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Apr 15, 2022
The nurses are wonderful and the doctor explains everything to me
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Apr 12, 2022
I was misdirected by my car gps and was late to my appt. Dr. Kumar and her staff were very understanding and allowed me to complete my appointment without rushing through exam.
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Apr 8, 2022
Dr Kumar is awesome. Thoughtful, takes time to listen, explain, offer alternatives. Very caring.
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Apr 7, 2022
She is very thorough in answering questions and concerns. She also takes her time with each patient until they are satisfied with their care.
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Apr 6, 2022
Dr. Kumar always answers all of my questions without being hurried or impatient. She truly cares about her patients!
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Apr 5, 2022
I was very satisfied.
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Mar 31, 2022
Dr Kumar is always attentive, gives sound advice, and helps me navigate the options and make informed decisions.
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Mar 29, 2022
Dr. Kumar listens carefully and responds to questions with suggested solutions. She asks relevant questions pertaining to my situation & we discuss my concerns. She has a calm, professional demeanor and I always feel like I have her full attention. She is genuinely interested in her patients & I have recommended her to several other people who are as pleased as I am. I look forward to seeing her & have been very impressed at her prompt responses on line. After years of searching for a caring, knowledgeable physician I now feel well cared for!
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Mar 29, 2022
Dr Kumar is great!
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