Dr. Rekha Kumar, MD

Dr. Rekha Kumar, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Dr. Rekha Kumar, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 11 years. She graduated from New York Med Coll in 2007 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

1165 York Ave Fl 1

New York, NY 10065

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst

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Top Care Areas

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

Thyroid Disease
normal
more than 72% of peers
Hypothyroidism
normal
more than 68% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
normal
more than 66% 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

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kumar does not have any board certifications listed.

55  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • New York Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kumar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kumar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kumar's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kumar to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Kumar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I have been treated by Dr. Kumar for at least five years, I travel several hours to be treated for a rare medical condition. I consider her to be the best in her field, this is coming from someone who has gone to top specialists my entire life. She is a busy lady but she does find the time to...more
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Absolutely no follow-up or review of tests that she has requested. It took over 2 months to get the initial appointment. Am told that it will take time to get results because "she is too busy and does not have time to call every patient back". This is in spite of a biopsy done several weeks ago,...more
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Dr. Kumar is the best physician I've ever been to. She took the time to listen and understand what I had to say regarding health issues and my concerns. She put in place a plan that we revisited every few months to be sure that I was on track. She's changed my life with the medical care she's...more
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Dr. Kumar will offer more than one way to treat you and it is more of a partnership so you feel like you are in control of your own health.
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