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Colorectal Surgeon (colon & rectum), Surgical Specialist
40 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sanath Kumar is Excellent. Dr. Kumar has been reviewed by 414 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 4.1
Spends Time with Me 4.1
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

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 4 awards.

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


Dr. Kumar has 13 hospital affiliations:

  • Palos Community Hospital 
  • St James Hosp & Hlth Ctr - Olympia Flds 


  • English
  • Hindi
  • Kannada
  • Spanish
  • Telugu
  • Tamil

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Additional Information
Dr. Sanath Kumar BS, MBBS, and MD is a male Colon/Rectal Surgeon, has 40 years of experience and practices in Colon & Rectal Surgery.
Where does Dr. Sanath Kumar practice?
Dr. Sanath Kumar has 6 office locations.
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.