Dr. Vijayalakshmi Kumar, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Female • Age 48

520 Superior Ave Ste 330
Newport Beach, CA 92663
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    Dr. Kumar's Experience

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Rheumatology
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    0 Malpractice Claims

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

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Dr. M.G.R. Medical University / Stanley Medical College
    Graduated in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    Capital Health Sys
    Complete in 2000
    Elmhurst Hospital Center
    Complete in 1997
    Stanley Mc
    Complete in 1992

    Fellowship Hospital

    SUNY Stonybrook
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kumar & Staff

    • English
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    5 out of 5
    - in Albuquerque, NM |

    I love Dr. Kumar. I would travel to another state to see her if I had too. Very kind and knowledgeable. She takes her time to make sure I understand what's going on and shows genuine concern about my RA and how it is doing. She has my RA pretty much symptom free.

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    520 Superior Ave Ste 330
    Newport Beach, CA 92663
    (949) 478-7373 (Office)
    (949) 650-2898 (Fax)
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