Dr. Ajith Kumar, MD

Dr. Ajith Kumar, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Ajith Kumar, MD is a cardiology specialist in Wilmington, DE and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Washington Univ Sch of Med in 1986 and specializes in cardiology, nephrology & hypertension, and more.

2700 Silverside Rd Ste 3A

Wilmington, DE 19810

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Golden Rule
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
very high
more than 93% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Nephrology & Hypertension

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

98  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Endocarditis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Vitamin D Deficiency


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26  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • The Ohio State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Washington Univ Sch of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Barnes Jewish Hosp-Wash U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Barnes Jewish Hosp-Wash U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Hospital Of University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Baylor Coll Med & Affil Hosps
    Other Education | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kumar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Kannada

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kumar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kumar to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kumar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

The staff at the office is pathetic. It took 7 phone calls over 12 days to get a prescription sent to my local pharmacy. I had a question after my first appointment that I tried 3 times to get an answer to and never received a returned call. When I showed up for a follow up appointment they claimed...more
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He may be a great doctor. I will never know. His appointment-staff is a mess. The first time it took my doctors office over 20 minutes to schedule an appt with him. Had me going to Middletown at first. I live in N Wilmington. Then they said I needed 2 Appt on different days. I said ok. Then they...more
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I have had quality care by Dr. Kumar. He is very knowledgeable and takes time to talk to you.
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