Dr. Shakthi Kumar, MD

Dr. Shakthi Kumar, MD

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

Treatment Frequency
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Abdominal Disorders more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Abdominal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Abdominal Pain more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Kumar's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
All Types of Food Poisoning
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysphagia
E. coli Food Poisoning
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Malnutrition
Manometry
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

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

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

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

Languages

  • Tamil
  • English

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Dr. Kumar's Reviews

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3.5

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Dr. Kumar's Performance
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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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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna NAP
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Advantage PPO
Beacon Health Strategies
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred PPO
Medicare Select HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Choice
Blue Choice Option
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Precision HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
GWH Open Access Plus POS
Cofinity
Cofinity PPO
CorVel
Worker's Compensation WC
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care HMO
Coventry Health Care POS
Coventry Health Care PPO
Worker's Compensation / Focus Network WC
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Galaxy Health Network
Galaxy Health Network PPO
HealthLink
HFN
HFN PPO
Workers Compensation
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Choice PPO
Gold Plus HMO
Humana HMO
Medicaid MMA HMO
Magellan Health Services
Medicaid of Illinois
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS
PHCS PPO
Preferred Network Access
Preferred Network Access PPO
Three Rivers Provider Network
Three Rivers Provider Network PPO
Tricare
Standard
Tricare PPO
TRICARE Reserve Select
UniCare
UnitedHealthCare
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
Choice HMO
Choice Plus HMO
Choice Plus PPO
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Medicare Advantage
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