Dr. Kumar Prasad, MD

Dr. Kumar Prasad, MD

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Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery  ·  
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35 y/o
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Dr. Kumar Prasad, MD is an otolaryngology-head and neck surgery specialist in North Kansas City, MO and has been practicing for 9 years. He specializes in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery and ear, nose, and throat.Read his story

Meritas Health ENT

2790 Clay Edwards Dr Ste 500

North Kansas City, MO 64116
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Insurance Accepted

  • 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

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

Dr. Prasad'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.

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."

2  Specialties

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Prasad does not have any board certifications listed.

60  Conditions Treated

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20  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

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Prasad to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have 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)

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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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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