Dr. Suneel Kumar, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 50

Dr. Kumar

Pulmonary Associates, PC

1725 E Boulder St Ste 204 Colorado Springs, CO 80909

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(719) 471-1069

Dr. Suneel Kumar, MD is a Pulmonologist in Colorado Springs, CO and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston medical school in 1997. He is affiliated with medical facilities CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kumar to book an appointment.

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Dr. Kumar is affiliated with CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler Tyler, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for pulmonary disease.

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  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ See hospitals
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    Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

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Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Colorado
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

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Wheezing
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Wheezing more than 99% of his peers

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

Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Shortness of Breath more than 99% of his peers

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

Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Dr. Kumar's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Appendicitis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Asthma
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breath Testing
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchial Thermoplasty
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cryosurgery
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • 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
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • 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 Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Pulmonary Sarcoidosis
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spirometry
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ultrasound, Endobronchial
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Balanced Pathway-CO EPO
Balanced Pathway-CO HMO
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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
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Gold Pathway (Pathway / Small Grp)-CO HMO
Gold Pathway w/HSA-CO EPO
Gold Pathway X (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Gold Pathway-CO EPO
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Healthy Support with HSA 1-CO PPO
Indemnity (Traditional)-CO
Lumenos plans-CO
Lumenos-CO PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Non-HMO- HSA, HRA and HIA+-CO
Pathway PPO/EPO-CO
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Traditional Network-CO
University of Colorado Extended PPO
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WellChoice - C (Select Network)-CO
WellChoice - C-CO
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WellChoice - H-CO
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
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Dr. Kumar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kumar

3.7

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  • Explained conditions well (2)
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Dr. Kumar is excellent! I cant say I have ever had a more genuine doctor caring for my health. I see him for management of my COPD, He changed my whole care plan and my life has completely done a 180! Thank you Dr. Kumar!
What went well
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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spend a whole hour waiting to see this doctor and I wouldn't recommend to another patient
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What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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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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What are Dr. Suneel Kumar, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Kumar frequently treats Wheezing, Shortness of Breath, and Low Blood Oxygen Level. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Kumar treats.

Where is Dr. Suneel Kumar, MD's office located?

Dr. Kumar's office is located at 1725 E Boulder St Ste 204, Colorado Springs, CO 80909. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Pulmonary Associates, PC1725 E Boulder St Ste 204 Colorado Springs, CO 80909
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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
Southwest Pulmonary Associates10100 N Central Expy Ste 560 Dallas, TX 75231
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Kumar is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler

Tyler, TX

75% Patient Experience Rating, 6% higher than the national average

11 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas

Dallas, TX

75% Patient Experience Rating, 6% higher than the national average

11 Awards Received