Dr. Jagadeesh S. Kumar, MD

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Specializes in Dermatology • Male • Age 42

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

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kumar

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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 Suite 125
Elkton, MD 21921
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    Dr. Kumar's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Kumar's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Dermatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
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    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Mole Removal
    • Removal of Wart
    • Skin Cancer Removal
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    • Abscess
    • Acne
    • Actinic Keratosis
    • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
    • Malignant Tumor
    • Mole
    • Skin Cancer
    • Warts
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    Background Check for Dr. Kumar

    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
    • Telugu
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Kumar's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Kumar has admitting privileges:

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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

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kumar to family and friends

    29 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Kumar's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    29 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    29 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    29 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 26 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Kumar
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    29 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    29 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    29 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    29 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Kumar accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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