Dr. Vasantha Kumar, MD

Dr. Vasantha Kumar, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 78
Dr. Vasantha Kumar, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Catonsville, MD and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences in 1962 and specializes in neurosurgery.

516 N Rolling Rd Ste 108

Catonsville, MD 21228

Contact Information

(410) 747-0100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Brain Disorders
more than 72% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 67% of peers
Low Back Pain
more than 65% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kumar does not have any board certifications listed.

29  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1962
  • Victoria Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1964
  • Ellis Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Schenectady
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1968
  • University Vermont
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • University Calif
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kumar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kumar to family and friends
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kumar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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