Dr. Kumar Prasad, MD

Dr. Kumar Prasad, MD

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Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
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35 y/o
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Dr. Kumar Prasad, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in North Kansas City, MO. He is 35 years old and has been practicing for 9 years.Read his story

Meritas Health ENT

2790 Clay Edwards Dr Ste 500

North Kansas City, MO 64116
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Missouri
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Freedom Health
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 97% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Prasad's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Prasad "When not working Dr. Prasad and his wife enjoy sports - especially basketball and soccer - movies, hiking and exploring local restaurants."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Prasad "Dr. Prasad is a board certified Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) physician and has special training in the treatment of head and neck cancers, including reconstructive surgery. The rehabilitation of speaking and swallowing is an important component in the treatment of cancer patients and is also of special interest to Dr. Prasad."
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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

Dr. Prasad does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Sore Throat
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis

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Procedures

  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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

  • St Louis Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Prasad has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Prasad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Assamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Prasad's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Prasad to family and friends
2.3
based on 4 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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

Dr. Prasad's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Liberty, MO |
Rude and upsetting service! My husband waited over a month for his appointment. Took time off work, drove 1/2 hour to appointment only to be told Dr. Prasad was .... NOT coming to this location today. No one called us to notify us of change. Receptionist said "we have been having issues with...more
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Kansas City, MO |
The most unprofessional Doctor I have ever been to. My primary physician referred me to his office because I have had a swollen lymph node on my collar bone for 2 years. He touched my collar bone and said it was just my collar bone and told me it was "basic anatamy."I walked out of the appointment...more
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Dr. Prasad accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access
    Preferred Care Blue
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
    Preferred Care Blue PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Missouri
    Blue Care
  • Cigna
    Cigna Network
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
    Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Advantra
  • Freedom Health
    Freedom Network
    Select PPO
  • Humana
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    Gold Plus
    Humana HMO
    Humana PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Prasad has admitting privileges

North Kansas City Hospital
2800 Clay Edwards Dr
North Kansas City, MO 64116
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