Dr. Kumash Patel, MD

Dr. Kumash Patel, MD

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Dr. Kumash Patel, MD is a general surgery specialist in Glendale, AZ and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from American University Of The Caribbean School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in general surgery, critical care surgery, and more.

5757 W Thunderbird Rd Ste E456

Glendale, AZ 85306

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 90% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
high
more than 85% of peers
Intestinal Obstruction
normal
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Patel'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.

10  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Acute Care Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

51  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal

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

  • American University Of The Caribbean School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • St. John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit MI
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Surgical - Critical Care, Duke University Hospital, Durham NC
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Patel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
3 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Dr. Patel'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Patel was awesome! He has great bedside manner. Thoroughly discusses with you about YOUR condition. I highly recommend! Very professional and personable. I could tell after surgery that he has great surgical skills above all. My cuts are minimal in appearance. Once my body heals I should...more
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He was very well versed and educated, and knew exactly what he was doing and helped me recover from my surgery in a very amazing manner. He made sure I understood everything that was going on and explained my condition to me in a way I would feel comfortable with my surgery without being...more
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Dr has a calm, caring persona. Emergency appendectomy went well, and attribute that to his skill. The follow up appointment, meeting his kind + helpful staff was very positive. I'll keep his contact info for any future needs. AM
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