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Dr. Puneet Kumar, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 58

Dr. Kumar

Dr. Puneet Kumar, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Armed Forces Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences in 1982 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.


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(804) 673-2806

Dr. Kumar accepts the following insurance:

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Humana
Medicaid
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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kumar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Stomach Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Kumar's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Megacolon
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our mission is to maintain and improve the health of people in our community through the highest quality care for all. RGA is committed to service excellence as it offers gastroenterological care across our community. We work collaboratively with our referring partners, staff and vendors to ensure our patients receive the highest quality care.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Georgetown University
Fellowship Hospital
Wright State University School Of Med
Residency Hospital
1982
Armed Forces Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1982

Awards

Dr. Kumar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kumar

3.6

Based on 62 reviews

5 Stars
56.45161290322581%
(35)
4 Stars
8.064516129032258%
(5)
3 Stars
1.6129032258064515%
(1)
2 Stars
6.451612903225806%
(4)
1 Star
27.419354838709676%
(17)

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Dr. Kumar takes the time to listen to your symptoms and concerns. He assured me he will get to the bottom of my problem and that has given me peace of mind as I wait for the results of an upper GI and CT scan he has scheduled. I highly recommend Dr. Kumar and Richmond Gastroenterologist Assiciates....Read More
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My experience with Dr. Kumar has been great. He took care of a situation that I had been suffering with for years. Would definitely recommend his services.
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Dr Kumer answers your questions in a helpful and simple manner
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I think he does an excellent job. He has a nice sense of humor and puts me at ease. I appreciate the way he communicates with the patients. He is very patient.
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I saw him for stomach pain and stool concerns. He had suggested I do things that I had already said I had tried. After a few times of reiterating in office and following up through email twice, telling him I've already tried that, he continued to suggest I try something I've already tried. I feel...Read More
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