Dr. Rajiv Kumar, MD

Dr. Rajiv Kumar, MD

Vascular & Interventional Radiology  ·  
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Age 34
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Dr. Rajiv Kumar, MD is a vascular & interventional radiology specialist in Merrillville, IN and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 2008 and specializes in vascular & interventional radiology, interventional radiology, and more.

8701 Broadway

Merrillville, IN 46410

Contact Information

(219) 738-5565

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
  • Delta Dental
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Port Placements or Replacements
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more than 76% of peers
Vascular Disease
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more than 37% of peers
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
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more than 26% 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.

7  Specialties

  • Vascular & Interventional Radiology
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • General Medical Practice
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Surgery
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery
  • Vascular Radiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology with Special Competence in Nuclear Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

43  Conditions Treated

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49  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Stroke Intervention
  • Angiography
  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Cirrhosis Management
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • EKOS Ultrasound Assisted Thrombolysis of Pulmonary Embolism
  • Embolization
  • Embolization of Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Embolization of Tumor
  • Endovascular Procedure
  • Endovenous Laser Treatment
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Jejunostomy Tube Placement
  • Joint Injection
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Mechanical Thrombectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Myelography
  • Nephrostomy
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Paracentesis
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleural Effusion and PleurX® Catheter Placement
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pseudoaneurysm Repair
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Stenting
  • Thoracentesis
  • Transarterial Chemoembolization
  • Tube Feeding
  • Uterine Artery Embolization
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous and Arterial Thrombolysis
  • Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Vertebroplasty
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kumar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kumar's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Kumar'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Treated my cancer, very kind and explained everything in detail. Scheduled my surgery the next day, I had NO pain. Ask for Mike the nurse too!
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Smart and really cares. Saw me the same day!
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Actually listened to me, took the time to explain everything and just do it right. I feel so great now after he did the surgery for my broken back.
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