Dr. Shakthi Kumar, MD

Dr. Shakthi Kumar, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  

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Dr. Shakthi Kumar, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Elmhurst, IL and has been practicing for 3 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.

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Abdominal Disorders
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more than 92% of peers
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more than 88% of peers
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more than 87% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

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

61  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tamil

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What People Say About Dr. Shakthi Kumar, MD
My experience with the office was very good. BUT I think new patients should be told how they bill. I expected to be billed with a specialty co-pay.I was blind sided when the bill arrived.. Also charged separately with a clinic fee. When I checked in I asked if I could pay my co-pay now. She...Read More
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Marge Smith in Franklin Park, IL – May 03, 2016
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