Dr. Shirin Sukumar, MD

Geriatric MedicineFemaleAge 50

Dr. Sukumar
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Legacy Medical Group-Geriatrics

2222 Nw Lovejoy St Ste 315 Portland, OR 97210

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(503) 413-8018

Dr. Shirin Sukumar, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Portland, OR and has over 27 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Christian Med Coll-Madras U-Vellore medical school in 1994. She is affiliated with Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sukumar to book an appointment.

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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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No malpractice claims found for Oregon
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. Sukumar's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Vitamin B Deficiency
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sukumar treats Vitamin B Deficiency more than 59% of her peers

Dr. Sukumar treats this condition more than 59% of her peers

Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
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Dr. Sukumar treats Hypotension (Excluding Maternal) more than 37% of her peers

Dr. Sukumar treats this condition more than 37% of her peers

Vitamin D Deficiency
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sukumar treats Vitamin D Deficiency more than 33% of her peers

Dr. Sukumar treats this condition more than 33% of her peers

Dr. Sukumar's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hernia
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Swine Flu
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing
  • Wrist Sprain or Strain

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Shirin Sukumar, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Portland, OR and has over 27 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2002
OR Hlth&Sci U
Fellowship Hospital
2001
OR Hlth&Sci U
Residency Hospital
2000
Our Lady of Mercy Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1999
Our Lady of Mercy Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1994
Christian Med Coll-Madras U-Vellore
Medical School
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Languages

  • English
  • Hindi

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Shirin Sukumar, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Sukumar has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Shirin Sukumar, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Shirin Sukumar, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Sukumar frequently treats Vitamin B Deficiency, Hypotension (Excluding Maternal), and Vitamin D Deficiency. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Sukumar treats.

Where is Dr. Shirin Sukumar, MD's office located?

Dr. Sukumar's office is located at 2222 Nw Lovejoy St Ste 315, Portland, OR 97210. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Shirin Sukumar, MD speak?

Dr. Sukumar speaks Hindi and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Legacy Medical Group-Geriatrics

Legacy Medical Group-Geriatrics2222 Nw Lovejoy St Ste 315 Portland, OR 97210
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Legacy Medical Group-Geriatrics6485 Sw Borland Rd Ste F Tualatin, OR 97062
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Sukumar is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center

Portland, OR

78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

6 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)