Dr. Piyush Kumar, MD

Dr. Piyush Kumar, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Piyush Kumar, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Encinitas, CA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Zambia, School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in gastroenterology.

477 N El Camino Real Ste A308

Encinitas, CA 92024

Contact Information

(760) 436-8881

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
very high
more than 96% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Kumar'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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

64  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University Of Zambia, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Waltham Weston Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Boston Va Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Ucla Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kumar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kumar's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kumar to family and friends
12 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Kumar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Without a doubt, I would recommend him and the practice always! They have always gone over and above with their services.
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