Dr. Balasubramaniam Sivakumar, MD

Dr. Balasubramaniam Sivakumar, MD

Critical Care Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Balasubramaniam Sivakumar, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in Liverpool, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Osmania Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences in 1974 and specializes in critical care surgery and general surgery.

5100 W Taft Rd Ste 2E

Liverpool, NY 13088

Contact Information

(315) 634-3399

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MVP Health Care

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2  Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 11/18/2015
    Amount or Range: Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: Onondaga County, NY
    State: New York
0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Osmania Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Mt Vernon Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • St Josephs Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Upstate Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Sivakumar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Sivakumar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sivakumar's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sivakumar to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Sivakumar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I had been admitted for 3 days to St Joseph’s for acute abdominal pain. I had the good fortune of Dr. Sivakumar being at the hospital operating on other patients and was able to have him see me at 3 pm, operate at 4pm and be released by 8pm. I’m told that Dr. Sivakumar does not do usually do “on...more
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I had laparoscopic surgery done by Dr Kumar. He nicked my intestine causing an abdominal abscess.. So i needed more surgery to repair the nick. I came out of Second surgery with a G-tube, a J-tube, A pickline, 3 drains. Also an 8 inch abdominal incision.Also i was given a nasal gastric tube that...more
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Dr. Kumar is an excellent surgeon with great experience. He has done 2 surgeries on me in the last 4 months I have had a great experience recovered quickly! His bed side manner is great I will never go to another surgeon ever! Would highly recommend him to anyone!
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I believe Dr. Sivakumar is a gifted doctor and surgeon. I think his kind manner is reassuring. I would most definitely recommend him to others for their and their loved ones care
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