Dr. Vandana Kumra, MD

Dr. Vandana Kumra, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Vandana Kumra, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University in 1992 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

234 Central Park W

New York, NY 10024

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst

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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 92% of peers
Ear Disorders
high
more than 89% of peers
Sore Throat
high
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Kumra'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

65  Conditions Treated

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32  Procedures

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • SUNY Brooklyn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • SUNY Brooklyn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kumra has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kumra's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kumra to family and friends
21 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Kumra's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

The doctor spent the appropriate amount of time with us and was patient and asked pertinent questions. Helped my daughter get rid of her chronic ear pain. We will always be grateful to Dr. Kumra
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I would not recommend this doctor if you are having any sort of hearing related issue. My main gripes are the following. Her bedide manner was horrible and in my opinion, she wasn't thorough with her recommended treatment.
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Called to reschedule an appointment and was told this was done, but when I showed up they had no record of it so I ended up waiting more than an hour. Come on! The staff also seemed shocked when I said I preferred to be contacted about picking something up via email as I am not that reachable by...more
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