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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (101)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sanath Kumar is Excellent. Dr. Kumar has been reviewed by 663 patients who have provided 101 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 4.2
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 
  • Ingalls Memorial Hospital 


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

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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 2 office locations.
Dr. Sanath Kumar practices Colon & Rectal Surgery near Orland Park, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Crown Point, IN.
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