Dr. Vasantha Kumar, MD

Dr. Vasantha Kumar, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 78
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Vasantha Kumar, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Catonsville, MD. He is 78 years old and has been practicing for 55 years.

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
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Kumar does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • 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
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Procedures

  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • 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

Dr. Kumar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kumar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kumar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kumar to family and friends
1.8
based on 4 total reviews
Dr. Kumar's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    FAIR
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    FAIR
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kumar accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American
  • UPMC Health Plan

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Chambersburg Hospital
112 N 7th St
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