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About Dr. Prashanth V Kumar

Dr. Prashanth V Kumar, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Victorville, CA, with another office in Victorville, CA. He has 15 years of experience. His specialties include Nephrology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Kumar has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

9 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Prashanth V Kumar is Excellent. Dr. Prashanth V Kumar has been rated by 9 patients. From those 9 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Prashanth V Kumar is 4.8 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

High Desert Nephrology Medical Association

12675 Hesperia Rd
Victorville, CA 92395
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DESERT CITIES DIALYSIS

11883 Amethyst Rd
Victorville, CA 92392
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Specialties

Dr. Prashanth V Kumar has the following 2 specialties

  • Nephrology

    A nephrologist is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys or renal system.
    A nephrologist will determine through urine analysis, blood test, X-ray, sonogram, or kidney biopsy how well the kidneys are functioning and will then prescribe a special diet and exercise program, medication or dialysis - a process by which a machine filters the blood when the kidney is no longer capable of doing so.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Prashanth V Kumar has the following 8 expertise

  • Chronic Renal Disease
  • Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
  • Dialysis
  • Urinalysis
  • Kidney Biopsy
  • End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis

Board Certifications

Dr. Prashanth V Kumar is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Shows compasion

Dr Kumar is an exception to the rule. He is a wonderful person. He shows compasion, patience, understanding and he cares about his patients. I can discuss anything with him and he listens, I never feel rushed. His staff is amazing. Thank you Dr Kumar for everything!!!

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2017)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2017)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Education

    15 Years Experience

  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2003

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Prashanth V Kumar accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
    • Blue Cross CA Pathway X PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Select HMO
    • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus Savenet
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Local Access + HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Trio ACO HMO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
    • CIGNA Southern CA Value
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA CommunityCare Network HMO
    • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
    • Health Net CA HMO SmartCare
    • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
    • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
    • Health Net CA PPO
    • Health Net EPO - PureCare One Small Business
    • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
    • Health Net SmartCare Large Group
    • Health Net SmartCare Small Group
  • Molina Healthcare
    • Molina Mrktplace CA
  • UHC West
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex1
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex2
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex3
    • UHC SignatureValue Focus
    • UHC West SignatureValue Alliance
    • UHC West SignatureValue HMO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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