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Dr. Vijay Kumar, MD

Pulmonary Disease*
2.9 (14)
Map Pin Small Simi Valley, CA
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Vijay Kumar, MD

Dr. Vijay Kumar, MD is a Pulmonologist in Simi Valley, CA. They graduated from Maulana Azad Medical College and is affiliated with Los Robles Regional Medical Center. Dr. Kumar, completed a residency at Los Angeles County - University of California Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Kumar an average 2.9 star rating.

Dr. Kumar works at Vijary Kumar, M.D. in Simi Valley, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Shortness of Breath, Acute Lower Respiratory Infection and Acute Bronchitis 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.

Dr. Kumar's Office Locations

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    Vijary Kumar, M.D.
    1174 Amazon Way, Simi Valley, CA 93065 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Bronchoscopy
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Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    • Blue Shield of California
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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    • Humana

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    Ratings & Reviews

    2.9
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    About Dr. Vijay Kumar, MD

    Specialties*
    • Pulmonary Disease

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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Hindi and Spanish
    Languages Spoken
    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1689638587
    NPI Number
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Los Angeles County - University of California Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Los Angeles County - University of California Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • Los Angeles County - University of California Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Maulana Azad Medical College
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Los Robles Regional Medical Center

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    Dr. Vijay 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.

    Dr. Kumar has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Kumar works at Vijary Kumar, M.D. in Simi Valley, CA. View the full address on Dr. Kumar’s profile.

    Dr. Kumar has seen patients for Shortness of Breath, Acute Lower Respiratory Infection and Acute Bronchitis, 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.

    14 patients have reviewed Dr. Kumar. The overall rating for this provider is 2.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Kumar.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Kumar, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Kumar appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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