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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sampath Kumar is Good. Dr. Kumar has been reviewed by 46 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.4
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Sampath Kumar, FACS, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Breast Surgery (Mammaplasty)
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Galbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery (Cholecystectomy)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)

Education & Awards

Dr. Kumar graduated from Madras Medical College, Chennai. He has 2 awards.

Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Brooklyn, NY


Dr. Kumar has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Maimonides Medical Center 
  • New York Methodist Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • Arabic
  • Italian
  • Tamil
  • Russian

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Additional Information
Dr. Sampath R Kumar FACS and MD is a male Surgeon, has 36 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Sampath R. Kumar practice?
Dr. Sampath Kumar has 1 office location.
Dr. Sampath Kumar practices Surgery near Brooklyn, NY.
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