Dr. Ramesh Kumar, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 55

413 Lakehurst Rd Suite 300
Toms River, NJ 08755
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Dr. Kumar's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Community Medical Center
99 Route 37 West
Toms River, NJ 08755

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kumar

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    Dr. Kumar's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine, 2000
    • Rheumatology, 2001
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Amyloidosis
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Arthritis
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Gout
    • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus Erythematosus
    • Lyme Disease
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
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    • Polymyositis
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spondylitis
    • Still's Disease
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Systemic Vasculitis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Vasculitis
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Kumar

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New Jersey.
    • 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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Guru Nanak Dev U Mc
    London Sch Hygiene & Trop Med
    Rpms-Hammersmith Hosp

    Internship Hospital

    Mt Sinai Svcs

    Residency Hospital

    Mt Sinai/Queens Hosp
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kumar & Staff

    • English
  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 Community Medical Center where Dr. Kumar has admitting privileges:

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    • Community Medical Center

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kumar

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kumar to family and friends

    8 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Kumar's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 8 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Kumar
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    8 responses
    below
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Kumar accepting new patients?

    If you are a new patient, please check with Dr. Kumar before scheduling an appointment.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

    A
    413 Lakehurst Rd Suite 300
    Toms River, NJ 08755
    (732) 505-2888 (Office)
    (732) 505-2850 (Fax)
    B
    1364 Route 72 W Suite 1
    Manahawkin, NJ 08050
    C
    STAFFORD MEDICAL PA
    1364 Route 72 W Suite 2
    Manahawkin, NJ 08050
    (609) 693-5500 (Office)
    (609) 597-9608 (Fax)
    D
    OCEAN RHEUMATOLOGY
    3 Plaza Dr Suite 16
    Toms River, NJ 08757
    (732) 505-2888 (Office)
    (732) 505-2850 (Fax)
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