Dr. Hakumat Kakkar, MD

Dr. Hakumat Kakkar, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Hakumat Kakkar, MD is a neurology specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from Christian Medical College in 1972 and specializes in neurology.

495 Uinta Way Ste 130

Denver, CO 80230

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Worker's Compensation

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very high
more than 98% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 94% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

106  Conditions Treated


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4  Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 2017
    State: Colorado
1 Sanction
  • Unprofessional Conduct (3/19/2018)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Colorado
0 Board Actions

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


  • Christian Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Va Healthcare System
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of California Los Angeles Medical Center Program
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kakkar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kakkar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kakkar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kakkar to family and friends
38 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kakkar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

If you want a Self-Righteous Pill Pusher, this is your place to go. With a cursory exam--at best--I was given samples of a drug (with MANY Horrific side-effects) which he suggested might help a condition he was unsure I had. He suggested I was foolish for not taking medication for a previous...more
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Dr Kakkar is my second neurologist since I was diagnosed with Parkinson's. The first neurologist was very impersonal, I usually only got to see the physician's assistant. Dr Kakkar has been the opposite! he is very personal and caring. He has been a great help treating my Parkinson's and...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Kakkar's since 2005. Beginning with my first appointment I have had complete trust in him. He always answers my questions, taking the time to explain my treatments and medications. Dr. Kakkar and his staff make me feel like family, always friendly and courteous. I...more
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Dr. Kakkar isn't wonderful. He has always had time to answer any/ all of my questions. He has made modifications to my medications, and I have not had any episodes of pain, since the changes.
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My first visit with Dr Kakkar was not the best. His demeanor was serious. But as I got to know him, I realized he cared about me as if I was his dad. As far as his expertise as a neurologist, he is one of the best. For example, he made the option of having Deep Brain Stimulation available to...more
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