Dr. Sonal Kumar, MD

Dr. Sonal Kumar, MD

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Hepatology  ·  
Female  ·  
37 y/o
(7)

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Dr. Sonal Kumar, MD is a hepatology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 6 years. She specializes in hepatology, gastroenterology, and more.Read her story

Weill Cornell Digestive and Liver Diseases

1305 York Ave

New York, NY 10021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • VNS Choice

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Kumar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Viral Hepatitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Viral Hepatitis more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Cirrhosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Cirrhosis more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Kumar's conditions and procedures:

Alcoholic Liver Disease
Autoimmune Liver Diseases
Biliary Cirrhosis
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Diagnostic Evaluation
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Procedure
Genetic Diseases
Genetic Testing
Hepatitis
Ileus
Intestinal Ischemia
Liver Biopsy
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Liver Enlargement
Liver Fibrosis
Liver Test
Liver Vein Outflow Obstruction
Medication Management
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Viral Hepatitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Hepatology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 2012
    Brigham and Womens Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2012
  • 2012
    Harvard School Of Public Health
    Medical School
    2012
  • 2009
    Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2009
  • 2007
    Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    2007
  • 2006
    Washington Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    2006

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Dr. Kumar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kumar

3.7

Based on 7 reviews

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She is friendly, down to earth and a very good doctor. She takes her time talking to you and explaining things and she also follows up to make sure things are done correctly and the patient is kept informed.
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I am in a clinical trial at Weill Cornell for cancer. Dr. Sonal Kumar has taken care of any side issues with my gastrointestinal tract and liver. She also does my colonoscopies. I could try to find someone at home, Charleston, SC., but have tremendous faith in her. She listens, helps me find...Read More
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Doctor good, anesthesiologist bad
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna Test
Affinity Health Plan
Amida Care
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna POS
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
GHI
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
HealthFirst
Medicaid
Medicare
Oxford Health Plans
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice

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