Dr. Shyamala Kumar, MD

Dr. Shyamala Kumar, MD

Neurology  |  
Female  |  
Age 53
(17)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Shyamala Kumar, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Glendale, AZ. She is 53 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

6672 W Thunderbird Rd, Bldg D148

Glendale, AZ 85306

Contact Information

(602) 843-3811

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Migraine
very high
more than 98% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Essential Tremor
normal
more than 70% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kumar "To help people achieve health for life."
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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Kumar does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Siddhartha Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Jersey Shore Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Joseph Hospital and Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kumar to family and friends
2.3
based on 17 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Kumar's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Peoria, AZ |
She was able to diagnose me the moment I walked in. In turn, her treatment plan is excellent as well.
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in Goodyear, AZ |
Dr. Kumar helped me finally get relief from a rare disease called myasthenia gravis. It was tough to diagnose but she has made my life a little easier!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kumar accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Kumar has admitting privileges

Abrazo Central Campus
2000 W Bethany Home Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85015
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Abrazo Arrowhead Campus
18701 N 67th Ave
Glendale, AZ 85308
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Abrazo Maryvale Campus
5102 W Campbell Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85031
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