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Internist, Gastroenterologist (digestive)
29 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Piyush Kumar is Average. Dr. Kumar has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 3.1
Accurate Diagnosis 2.7
Bedside Manner 2.7
Spends Time with Me 2.9
Follows Up After Visit 3.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. Piyush Kumar, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Constipation
  • Hepatitis C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Kumar graduated from University Of Zambia, Lusaka.


Dr. Kumar has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 
  • UC San Diego Health System 


  • English
  • French
  • Hindi

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Additional Information
Dr. Piyush Kumar MD is a male Internist, has 29 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Piyush Kumar practice?
Dr. Piyush Kumar has 1 office location.
Dr. Piyush Kumar practices Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology near Encinitas, CA.
See Encinitas Internists and Encinitas Gastroenterologists.