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Specializes in Dermatology • Male • Age 43

216 E Pulaski Hwy Ste 125
Elkton, MD 21921
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Dr. Kumar's Experience

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Dr. Kumar's Specialties

  • Dermatology

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Hospital Quality

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Anne Arundel Medical Center
2001 Medical Parkway
Annapolis, MD 21401
MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center
7503 Surratts Road
Clinton, MD 20735

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
MARYLAND SKIN CARE CENTERS LLC
ELKTON DERMATOLOGY
216 E Pulaski Hwy Ste 125
Elkton, MD 21921
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    Dr. Kumar's Experience

    Dr. Kumar's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Dermatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
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    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
    • Mole Removal
    • Skin Cancer Removal
    • Wart Removal
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    • Abscess
    • Acne
    • Actinic Keratosis
    • Athlete's Foot
    • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Benign Skin Lesion
    • Cold Sore
    • Dermatitis
    • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
    • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
    • Folliculitis
    • Fungal Nail Infection
    • Genital Herpes
    • Hair Loss
    • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
    • Herpes Simplex Infection
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hives
    • Itchy Skin
    • Jock Itch
    • Lipomas
    • Lyme Disease
    • Malignant Tumor
    • Melanoma
    • Mole
    • Psoriasis
    • Ringworm
    • Rosacea
    • Scabies
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    • Seborrheic Dermatitis
    • Seborrheic Keratosis
    • Skin Cancer
    • Skin Discoloration
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Telogen Effluvium
    • Varicose Veins
    • Warts
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Maryland.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • 99 PERCENTILE ON BOARD EXAM, 2004
    • BEST RESIDENT, 2003
    • PATIENT'S CHOICE AWARD, 2011
    • COMPASSIONATE DOCTOR AWARD, 2011
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Mysore Medical College
    Graduated in 1997

    Internship Hospital

    Cleveland Clinic Health System
    Complete in 2002

    Residency Hospital

    Cleveland Clinic Health System
    Complete in 2004

    Fellowship Hospital

    Allergy and Dermatology
    Complete in 2010

    Undergraduate Schools

    Mysore University / Mysore Medical College
    Graduated in 1997

    Other Education

    Diploma In Clinical Dermatology
    Complete in 2011
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kumar & Staff

    • English
    • Hindi
    • Kannada
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    Dr. Kumar's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Anne Arundel Medical Center

    • MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kumar

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.8
    • 33 Star Ratings
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    4.8 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kumar to family and friends

    4.8 out of 5

    33 responses

    Dr. Kumar's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.8 out of 5

    33 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    33 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.8 out of 5

    33 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    30 responses

    Experience with Dr. Kumar

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.7 out of 5

    33 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.8 out of 5

    33 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.8 out of 5

    33 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.8 out of 5

    33 responses

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    • Yes.

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    • Care 1st Health Plan
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Medicare
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    Office Locations

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    MARYLAND SKIN CARE CENTERS LLC
    ELKTON DERMATOLOGY
    216 E Pulaski Hwy Ste 125
    Elkton, MD 21921
    (443) 485-6614 (Office)
    (410) 286-1700 (Fax)
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