Dr. Arun Kumar, MD

NephrologyMaleAge 58

Dr. Kumar

Northwest Nephrology Clinic

5255 Snapfinger Park Dr Ste 110 Decatur, GA 30035

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(770) 981-2211

Dr. Arun Kumar, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Decatur, GA and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Madras Med Coll medical school in 1987. He is affiliated with medical facilities Emory Decatur Hospital and Emory Hillandale Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kumar to book an appointment.

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

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Proteinuria
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Proteinuria more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

End-Stage Renal Disease
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Dr. Kumar treats End-Stage Renal Disease more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Hyperkalemia
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Dr. Kumar treats Hyperkalemia more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Kumar's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Small Kidney
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Dr. Kumar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
Blue Choice PPO, EPO-GA
Blue Choice-GA HMO-POS
Blue Essential Open Access-GA HMO
Blue Essential Open Access-GA POS
Blue Essential-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue HSA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HSA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Select Network)-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Small Grp)-GA POS
Blue Open Access-GA HMO
BlueChoice Healthcare Plan-GA
BlueChoice-GA HMO
BlueChoice-GA POS
BlueChoice-GA PPO
Healthy Support Open Access-GA POS
Healthy Support-GA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway Enhanced (Small Grp)-GA
Pathway Guided Access Products-GA HMO
Pathway Guided Access-GA
Pathway Products - Pathway Network-GA HMO
Pathway X (on Exchange)-GA HMO
Pathway X Guided Access-GA
Pathway X Guided Access-GA HMO
Pathway-GA HMO
State Health Network - SHBP-GA
Traditional / Indemnity-GA
Traditional Health Plan-GA
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Biography

Dr. Arun Kumar, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Decatur, GA and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Madras Med Coll...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

2001
University Hospitals of Cleveland
Fellowship Hospital
2000
Highland Hospital
Residency Hospital
1988
Govt Gen Hosp
Internship Hospital
1987
Madras Med Coll
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Arun Kumar, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Kumar frequently treats Proteinuria, End-Stage Renal Disease, and Hyperkalemia. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Kumar treats.

Where is Dr. Arun Kumar, MD's office located?

Dr. Kumar's office is located at 5255 Snapfinger Park Dr Ste 110, Decatur, GA 30035. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Northwest Nephrology Clinic

Lithonia Dialysis Center5255 Snapfinger Park Dr Ste 110 Decatur, GA 30035
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Practice

Joyce R Drayton MD PC465 Winn Way Ste 201 Decatur, GA 30030
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Kumar is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Emory Decatur Hospital

Decatur, GA

62% Patient experience rating, 7% lower than the national average

2 Awards Received

Emory Hillandale Hospital

Lithonia, GA

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average