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Dr. Renuka Umashanker MD is a female Internist, has 18 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, and Ophthalmology.
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(4)
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Renuka Umashanker is Excellent. Dr. Umashanker has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Renuka Umashanker, MD is board certified in Gastroenterology.

  • She has special expertise in 18 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Chronic Hepatitis C
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colonoscopy
  • Constipation
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound (Fetoscopy)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis C
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Jaundice
  • Obesity
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Viral Human Hepatitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Umashanker graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn.


Affiliations

Dr. Umashanker has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Middlesex Hospital 
  • Hospital Of St Raphael 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Umashanker accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care - 3 plans
  • MVP Health Care Preferred Care - 1 plan
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • HIP Health Plan of New York - 2 plans
  • Anthem - 5 plans
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 2 plans
  • Community Health Network of Connecticut - 2 plans
  • Evercare - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
  • WellCare - 1 plan
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Tamil
  • Spanish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Renuka Umashanker practice?
Dr. Renuka Umashanker practices Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, and Ophthalmology near Guilford, CT.
Additional practice locations include: Hamden, CT and Milford, CT.
See Guilford Internists, Guilford Gastroenterologists, and Guilford Ophthalmologists.