Dr. Bart Kummer, MD

Dr. Bart Kummer, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Bart Kummer, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1979 and specializes in gastroenterology.

530 1st Ave Ste 9C

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kummer performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 92% of peers
Constipation
normal
more than 78% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
more than 71% of peers

Dr. Kummer's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

65  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for 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

  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • St Lukes Hospital Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kummer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kummer's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kummer to family and friends
21 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Kummer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Kummer is thorough, knowledgeable, empathetic, and very receptive and welcoming to patient inquiries. With the dozens of Drs my family has experienced, Dr Kummer is the finest.
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I was bleeding, which scares me badly. MY PCP refers me to Dr. Kummer that Thursday, I was able to schedule an appointment the following Monday. He has the best bedside manner ever. Explains in detail what is to be expected. Answers all my questions and addressed all my concerns. After the...more
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Dr.K performed a colonoscopy and removed a very large polyp.Two days later,my husband fainted at 3AM, and proceeded to have a seizure.He was rushed to the ER.Apparently,Dr. K did not properly seal the area where the polyp was removed.I called Dr.K from the ER, leaving multiple messages with no...more
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