Dr. Gaurav Kumar, MD

Dr. Gaurav Kumar, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
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Age 36
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Dr. Gaurav Kumar, MD is a pulmonologist in Portage, IN and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from University of Missouri / Kansas City Campus in 2006 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

3156 Willowcreek Rd

Portage, IN 46368

Contact Information

(219) 762-4999

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Top Care Areas

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

Respiratory Management
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Kumar'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kumar "As an independent physician, I am committed to ensuring the highest quality care to our patients, and it is this dedication to the patient, family, and referring physicians that allow this care. I strive to educate and explain disease processes and management in ways that are easily understood by all. From the initial visit, through diagnosis, to treatment and continuing care, patients, family members, and primary care physicians can feel confident - at every level - about their treatment."

3  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

91  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Allergic Asthma
  • Alpha 1-Antitrypsin Deficiency
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Asthma in Pregnancy
  • Asthma-Related Cough
  • Asthmatic Bronchitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiectasis - Oligospermia
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans - Ammonia Inhalation
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans - Chlorine Inhalation
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans - Diacetyl Inhalation
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans - Hydrogen Bromide Inhalation
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans - Hydrogen Chloride Inhalation
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans - Hydrogen Fluoride Inhalation
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans - Hydrogen Sulfide Inhalation
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans - Methyl Isocyanate Inhalation
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans - Nitrogen Oxide Inhalation
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans - Ozone Inhalation
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans - Phosgene Inhalation
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans - Polyamide-Amine Dyes Inhalation
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans - Sulphur Dioxide Inhalation
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans - Thionyl Chloride Inhalation
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans With Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans With Organizing Pneumonia
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Bronchopulmonary Amyloidosis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Cold
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • COPD-Like Dyspnea
  • Cough
  • Cystic Adenomatoid Malformation of Lung
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Exercise-Induced Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Genetic Predisposition to Asthma
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Sarcoidosis
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
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17  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University of Iowa
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Missouri / Kansas City Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Internal Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Iowa
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Iowa
    Other Education | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kumar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kumar's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kumar to family and friends
21 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Kumar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Kumar is one of the best I have been to see. He is very caring and charismatic physicians I have been to. He has sent me for many tests which I don't like, but hopefully they will help him determine what is wrong. He seems to really care.
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Dr. Kumar is simply the best!!! He listens, and then he gives you the best treatment options.....and they work!
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Dr. Kumar is one of the best physicians I've ever seen...professional, personable, intelligent and informative~!
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Great doctor! Very caring and goes out of his way to accommodate you. He is a doctor that your nurse friends will recommend!
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