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Dr. Sanath Kumar BS, MBBS, and MD is a male Colon/Rectal Surgeon, has 39 years of experience and practices in Colon & Rectal Surgery.
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(404)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sanath Kumar is Excellent. Dr. Kumar has been reviewed by 404 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.7
  • Currently 2.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.3
  • Currently 3.2857142857143 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
  • Currently 3.4285714285714 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.2
  • Currently 3.2 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Sanath Kumar, BS, MBBS, MD is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Laser Surgery

Education & Awards

Dr. Kumar graduated from Bangalore Medical College. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Illinois
Colon & Rectal Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Chicago Metro Area
Colon & Rectal Surgeon

Affiliations

Dr. Kumar has 13 hospital affiliations:

  • Palos Community Hospital 
  • St Anthony Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan - 2 plans
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 11 plans
  • Anthem - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Kannada
  • Spanish
  • Telugu
  • Tamil


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Sanath Kumar practice?
Dr. Sanath Kumar practices Colon & Rectal Surgery near Orland Park, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Crown Point, IN and Hazel Crest, IL.
See Orland Park Colorectal Surgeons.