Dr. Anil Kumar, MD

Dr. Anil Kumar, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 76
(28)
Save
Dr. Anil Kumar, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Stoneham, MA and has been practicing for 49 years. He graduated from Maulana Azad Medical College, University Of Delhi in 1965 and specializes in pain medicine, headache management, and more.Read his story

3 Woodland Rd Ste 322

Stoneham, MA 02180

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • Tufts Health Plan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Kumar's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Kumar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Spondylosis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Kumar's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Cancer Pain
Cancer Pain Management
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Chronic Postoperative Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Degenerative Disc Disease
Diabetic Neuropathy
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Drug Abuse
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Hand Conditions
Headache
Herniated Disc
Heroin Dependence
Heroin Overdose
Heroin Withdrawal
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Knee Pain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Migraine
Morton's Neuroma
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Nondependent Opioid Abuse
Opiate Dependence
Opioid Dependence
Opioid Poisoning
Opioid Toxicity
Opioid Withdrawal
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Outpatient Opioid Detoxification
Pain Killer Addiction
Pain Management
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Polyneuropathy
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sacroiliac Joint Injection
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shingles
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stellate Ganglion Block
Steroid Injection
Torticollis
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

Advanced Pain Management Center is dedicated to excellence and a cutting edge technology in providing Pain Management.  Compassion, hope and creativity are the hallmark of our services.  Patients and families will be involved in their care and will be given hope and control of their lives.  A multidisciplinary approach is followed in the treatment of pain.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Headache Management
  • Interventional Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • Mass Gen Hosp Harvard Med Sch
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Edgewater Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
  • 1969
    Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    1969
  • 1965
    Maulana Azad Medical College, University Of Delhi
    Medical School
    1965

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kumar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kumar

3.0

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
35.714285714285715%
(10)
4 Stars
10.714285714285714%
(3)
3 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(2)
2 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(2)
1 Star
39.285714285714285%
(11)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Kumar?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Kumar's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Anil Kumar, MD
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply
I saw Dr.Kuma for help with pain of Rheumatoid, spine pain and possible Fibromyalgia. Dr.Kuma gave me no options for all over pain, did not go over any explanation of what option i had or his plan. He just kept questioning old surgeries and my weight. He did a brief exam and then brought me up...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option2
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Anil Kumar, MD?
Reply
AT FIRST, Dr. Kumar helped me tremendously with my severe back/knee pain. After 3 years of trusting Kumar to manage my chronic pain & succesfully treating my back pain with the right pain medication, I was finally pain free. My next appointment,Dr.Kumar randomly & wrongfully told me he won't refill...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option2
thumbs down icon option2
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Anil Kumar, MD?
Reply
Dr Kumar was my last resort, surely there was a doctor out there who was up to the challenge of an inoperable back condition, he was sent directly from heaven, he is making it possible for me to do the things I enjoy doing and making it a little better to do the things I do not enjoy doing, but are...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option5
thumbs down icon option2
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Anil Kumar, MD?
Reply
I have been a patient of Dr. Kumar for many years and I must say that I'm happy to be seen by him. I have been everywhere MGH and other pain centers no one could take away my pain. After having 2 injections my quality of life has changed and I'm able to enjoy my life back. Thank u all for great...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option5
thumbs down icon option2
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Anil Kumar, MD?
Reply
Dr. Kumar has been my doctor for 23 years and he is the only Doctor that I would ever trust to help me deal with the pain that I have from an overhead door spring totally mutilating my right hand and leaving me at the time thinking that I would never be able to use it again.whith the help of Dr....Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option5
thumbs down icon option2
Thank you for the kind words! We're very happy to...Read More
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Anil Kumar, MD?
Show more reviews

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Kumar?

Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO