Dr. Suneel Kumar, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 49
  
Dr. Kumar

Southwest Pulmonary Associates Ll

10100 N Central Expy Ste 560 Dallas, TX 75231

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Dr. Suneel Kumar, MD is a Pulmonologist in Dallas, TX and has over 23 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Kumar has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston medical school in 1997. He is affiliated with Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. He is not accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kumar to book an appointment.


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About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe in focusing on the patient, not just the disease. As a patient, I want you to be as informed about your illness as much as possible, and to participate in making medical decisions.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

2003
University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
Fellowship Hospital
2000
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas
Residency Hospital
1998
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas
Internship Hospital
1997
University of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston
Medical School
1992
Washington University, St Louis
Undergraduate School

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(469) 916-0087

Dr. Kumar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem
Balanced Pathway-CO EPO
Balanced Pathway-CO HMO
Balanced-CO PPO
Blue Priority-CO PPO
Bronze Colorado PPO
Bronze Pathway (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Bronze Pathway (Pathway / Small Grp)-CO HMO
Bronze Pathway w/HSA-CO EPO
Bronze Pathway X (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Bronze Pathway-CO EPO
Catastrophic (Individual)-CO PPO
Catastrophic Pathway (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Catastrophic Pathway X (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
CO Pathway (Select Network)-CO
Colorado College-CO
Colorado HMO
Colorado POS
Colorado PPO
CSU Fort Collins-CO
CU Health Plan - Extended-CO
CU Health Plan - High Deductible/HSA Compatible-CO
CU Health Plan - Medicare-CO
CU Health Plans Exclusive-CO HMO
Gold Colorado PPO
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Gold Pathway (Pathway / Small Grp)-CO HMO
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Practice Areas

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.

Typically treats 96% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Asthma more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Kumar performs this procedure more than 96% of their peers

Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.

Typically treats 97% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Sleep Disorders more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Sleep Apnea more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.

Typically treats 81% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Kumar performs this procedure more than 96% of their peers

Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Emphysema more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Respiratory-tract Conditions

Immunologists diagnose and treat conditions such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and COPD that affect the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, bronchi and lungs.

Typically treats 70% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Low Blood Oxygen Level more than 99% of their peers

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

Partial Lung Collapse
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Partial Lung Collapse more than 99% of their peers

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

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Asthma more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

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Dr. Kumar's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bird Flu
  • Breath Testing
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchial Thermoplasty
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cryosurgery
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Fungal Infections
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Minimally Invasive and Navigational Procedure
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Postoperative Pulmonary Embolism
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Sarcoidosis
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spirometry
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Ultrasound, Endobronchial
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

Locations

Practice

Southwest Pulmonary Associates Ll10100 N Central Expy Ste 560 Dallas, TX 75231
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