Puja Kumar, MD Psychiatry

Dr. Puja Kumar, MD

Psychiatry, Medication Management, Telepsychiatry
Jacksonville, FL 32207 (1 other location)
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About Puja Kumar MD

Dr. Puja Kumar is trained in adult and child and adolescent psychiatry. She is a board-certified pediatrician who, after five years of pediatric practice, decided to pursue her passion in psychiatry.

Dr. Kumar provides medication management in conjunction with supportive therapy in 30-minute follow-up visits. In addition, she believes in taking a holistic approach to each patient and emphasizes the impact of lifestyle, parenting practices, and family dynamics in treatment.

Dr. Kumar completed her BSc at University of Calgary and received her medical degree from St. George's University in Grenada. She completed her residency in pediatrics at Maimonides Medical Center in NY, and went on to practice pediatrics with the MedStar Shah Medical Group in Maryland. Dr. Kumar received her training in child and adult psychiatry at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center.


Dr. Puja Kumar has 2 locations

Talkiatry Jacksonville, FL 32207
Talkiatry New York, NY 10001


Dr. Puja Kumar has the following 3 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Puja Kumar has the following 19 areas of expertise

  • Sleep Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Stress Management
  • Mood Disorders
  • LGBT Issues
  • Mental Illness
  • Social Anxiety
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Psychiatric therapeutic procedures
  • Culturally Sensitive Therapy
  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Trauma Focused Therapy
  • Child Psychiatry
  • Mental Health Management
  • Medication management


St George's University School of Medicine

Medical School

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center


Maimonides Medical Center


Dr. Puja Kumar Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Cigna
    • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Carelink from Coventry Network
  • others
    • AARP
    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York
    • Blue Shield of Northeastern New York
    • Compsych
    • Empire BCBS
    • Excellus BCBS SimplyBlue/SimplyBlue Plus
    • Florida Blue
    • Harvard Pilgrim
    • HealthPartners
    • Highmark BCBS PPO
    • Humana
    • Meritain
    • Nippon Life Insurance Co of America
    • Oscar
    • Oxford
    • PPO
    • Trustmark
    • UHC
    • UMR
  • Priority Health
    • Priority Health
  • UHC Student Resources
    • UHC Student Resources