Dr. Shiv Kumar, MD

Dr. Shiv Kumar, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Shiv Kumar, MD is a nephrology specialist in Portsmouth, NH and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from All India Inst Med Scis in 1991 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

330 Borthwick Ave Ste 100

Portsmouth, NH 03801

Contact Information

(603) 422-6719

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Gout
very high
more than 94% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 91% 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.

2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

48  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Hampshire.

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

  • All India Inst Med Scis
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Michael Reese Hospital University Ill College Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Michael Reese Hospital University Ill College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • SUNY Health Science Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

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

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kumar to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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

Dr. Kumar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Kumar is amazing. I am very serious about my health care and have found my experience with Dr. Kumar very satisfactory. He goes above and beyond and has done research on questions I've presented. He himself calls me and explains in layman's terms the information he has found. This is rare in my...more
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