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Dr. Amit Kumar, MD

Ophthalmology ·  Male · Age 43

Dr. Kumar

Carolina Retina Institute

940 SE Cary Pkwy Ste 100 Cary, NC 27518

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Dr. Amit Kumar, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Cary, NC and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Boston U, School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in ophthalmology.


Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kumar

4.7

Based on 45 reviews

5 Stars
88.88888888888889%
(40)
4 Stars
4.444444444444445%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
2.2222222222222223%
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1 Star
4.444444444444445%
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Every consideration has been given me by the Dr and staff.
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He came with a recommendation from friends and I am certainly glad I switched to him. His office staff is exceptional. They are caring and very willing to work with you.
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Dr. Kumar is the best of the best, highly skilled, kind and compassionate and quickly responsive to every need or concern.
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Great doctor, and fantastic staff. I have been a patient for over two years, and I wouldn't go anywhere else. He's been excellent at regular eye issues as well as surgery. His staff is really friendly and helpful.
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He is a great practitioner. Very personable, professional and a great Dr.!
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Biography

Dr. Amit Kumar, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Cary, NC and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Boston U, School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in ophthalmology.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

2006
University Of Texas Health Center
Fellowship Hospital
2004
University Of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Nassau University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2000
Newton-Wellesley Hospital
Internship Hospital
1999
Boston U, School Of Medicine
Medical School
2006
2004
2003
2000
1999

Awards

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(919) 362-7707

Dr. Kumar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kumar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Retina Diseases
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Retina Diseases more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Visual Field Defects
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Visual Field Defects more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Scotoma
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Kumar's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diplopia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Migraine
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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