Dr. Kusum Kumar, MD

PediatricsMaleAge 83

Dr. Kusum Kumar, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Brooklyn, NY. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kumar to book an appointment.

Dr. Kumar

Brookdale University Hosp Peds

1 Brookdale Plz Brooklyn, NY 11212
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Treatment of hypertension, urinary tract infections and other kidney disorders,

Biography

Pediatric-Nephrologist

Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

Brooklyn Jewish Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
Brook Genl Hosp
Residency Hospital
Royal Belfast Hosp Sick Chl
Residency Hospital
1978
Brooklyn Jewish Hosp
Residency Hospital
1977
Brooklyn Jewish Hosp
Internship Hospital
,

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Kusum Kumar, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Kumar has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Kusum Kumar, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Kusum Kumar, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Kumar's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Kusum Kumar, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Kusum Kumar, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Kumar frequently treats Bedwetting, Proteinuria, and Urinary Tract Infection (UTI). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Kumar treats.

Where is Dr. Kusum Kumar, MD's office located?

Dr. Kumar's office is located at 1 Brookdale Plz, Brooklyn, NY 11212. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Kusum Kumar, MD speak?

Dr. Kumar speaks Urdu, Hindi, and English. View profile to see all.

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Kusum Kumar, MD?

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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Check if Dr. Kumar treats your condition or procedure

Dr. Kumar's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Administrative Physical
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bronchitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Constipation
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Enteritis
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Immunization Administration
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Obesity
  • Otitis Media
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phimosis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Polyuria
  • Proteinuria
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Small Kidney
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wellness Examination

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Dr. Kumar accepts

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(718) 240-5435

Dr. Kumar accepts the following insurance:

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

Locations

Brookdale University Hosp Peds

The Brookdale Hospital Medical Center1 Brookdale Plz Brooklyn, NY 11212
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Compare with other Pediatric Specialists

Compare Dr. Kumar with our nearby Pediatric Specialists at NewYork-Presbyterian/Brooklyn Methodist Hospital.

Make an appointment at NewYork-Presbyterian/Brooklyn Methodist Hospital today at (718) 355-9439.

These providers are on the medical staff of NewYork-Presbyterian/Brooklyn Methodist Hospital.