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Dr. Pranat Kumar, MD

Colorectal Surgery
3.5 (22)
Map Pin Small Poughkeepsie, NY
Accepting new patients
19 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Pranat Kumar, MD

Dr. Pranat Kumar, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Poughkeepsie, NY. They specialize in Colorectal Surgery, has 19 years of experience. They graduated from University of Alabama at Birmingham and is affiliated with Vassar Brothers Medical Center. Dr. Kumar, completed a residency at Nyu School Of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Kumar an average 3.5 star rating.

Dr. Kumar works at Nuvance Health in Poughkeepsie, NY with other offices in Rhinebeck, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Pelvic Abscess and Intestinal Obstruction along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Kumar's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Health Quest Medical Practice PC
    21 Reade Pl Ste 3100, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (845) 790-9300
  2. 2
    Nuvance Health Chemotherapy Immunotherapy and Targeted Therapies for Cancer
    6511 Spring Brook Ave Ste 101, Rhinebeck, NY 12572 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (845) 871-4275

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  • Vassar Brothers Medical Center

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Colectomy Sigmoidectomy with Robotic Assist Chevron Icon
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Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy Chevron Icon
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Duodenal Polypectomy Chevron Icon
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine) Chevron Icon
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open) Chevron Icon
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Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy) Chevron Icon
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Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage) Chevron Icon
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft) Chevron Icon
Salpingectomy with Robotic Assist Chevron Icon
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Umbilical Hernia Repair Open Chevron Icon
Vaginal Prolapse Surgery Chevron Icon
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    About Dr. Pranat Kumar, MD

    Specialties
    • Colorectal Surgery
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 19 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1275793549
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • St Lukes - Roosevelt Hospital Center at Roosevelt Division
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Nyu School Of Medicine
    Residency
    Internship
    • NYU Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Alabama at Birmingham
    Medical Education

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    Dr. Pranat Kumar, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Kumar is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Kumar has seen patients for Pelvic Abscess and Intestinal Obstruction, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Kumar on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    22 patients have reviewed Dr. Kumar. The overall rating for this provider is 3.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Kumar.

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