Dr. Robert Kumar | a Sharp-affiliated Interventional Cardiology Doctor in San Diego
Dr. Robert Kumar

Dr. Robert Kumar

Welcoming new patients

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease (Board Certified)
  • Interventional Cardiology (Board Certified)

Advanced Degree

  • Medical Doctor (MD)

The Sharp Experience

I provide individualized care focusing on the specific needs for each patient.

Locations

  • Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group
    Phone: 858-939-6561
    2929 Health Center Drive
    San Diego, CA 92123

Biography

I strive to offer my patients the most advanced minimally invasive therapies for a wide spectrum of cardiovascular diseases. In this era of new medical technologies, I believe that the best approach to care is individualized, taking into consideration the specific needs of every patient, and founded on strong doctor-patient relationships.

Biographical Details

Age: 35
Gender: Male

Medical Group

Hospital Affiliations

Education

  • Medical School: University of Missouri, Kansas City
  • Internship: University of California, Los Angeles
  • Residency: University of California, Los Angeles
  • Fellowship: California Pacific Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Lenox Hill Heart and Vascular Institute of New York

Insurances Accepted

Sharp accepts most health insurance. If your plan is not listed below, please call your insurance provider to verify coverage.

  • Aetna
    Aetna PPOs, Elect Choice EPO, Health Fund PPO, HMO, Managed Choice POS, National Advantage PPO, Open Choice PPO, QPOS POS, Select Choice HMO, Traditional Choice PPO, US Access POS, Value Network HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Anthem Blue Cross PPOs, California HMO, EPO, Multi State Plan EPO, Plus POS, Power Select HMO, Prudent Buyer PPO
  • Beech Street
    PPO
  • Blue Shield
    HMO, POS, PPOs (contact Blue Shield)
  • Cash/Self pay
    Cash/Self pay
  • Champus Tricare
    For Life
  • ChoiceCare/Humana
    PPO
  • CIGNA
    Flexcare POS, HMO, Open Access POS, PPOs
  • Commercial/Indemnity Insurance
  • Coventry Healthcare
    PPO
  • Covered CA
    Anthem Bronze EPO, Anthem Gold EPO, Anthem Gold HMO, Anthem Platinum EPO, Anthem Platinum HMO, Anthem Silver EPO, Anthem Silver HMO, Health Net Bronze PPO, Sharp Health Plan Bronze HMO, Sharp Health Plan Gold HMO, Sharp Health Plan Platinum HMO, Sharp Health Plan Silver HMO
  • Health Net
    Elect POS, ExcelCare HMO, HMO, PPOs, Select POS, Seniority Plus Retirees HMO
  • Healthsmart
    PPO
  • Medicare
    Assignment, UHC-AARP MedicareCompleteValue, UHC-AARP MediComplete Premier, UHC-AARP MediCompleteEssential, UHC-Secure Horizons Retiree, UHC-Sharp Secure Horizons
  • Medicare/Medi-Cal
  • MultiPlan
    PPO
  • Pacific Foundation for Medical Care
    PPO
  • Sharp Health Plan
    Choice HMO, Performance HMO, Premier HMO, Value HMO
  • United Healthcare
    Choice EPO, Choice HMO, Choice Plus POS, Options PPO, Signature Value HMO, United Healthcare PPOs
  • VEBA
    Performance HMO-Network 1 HMO

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Treatments & Conditions

  • Angioplasty - Balloon Procedure (PTCA)
  • Atherectomy
  • Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Cardiac Calcium Scoring
  • Cardiac Cath - Angiogram
  • Chemical Stress Test
  • Drug-Eluting Stent (DES)
  • Echocardiogram (ECHO)
  • Exercise Stress Test
  • Extremity Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty (PTA)
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump
  • Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI)
  • Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA)
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty/Stent
  • Rotablator® Rotational Atherectomy
  • Simple ASD Closure
  • Stent
  • Thrombectomy
  • Thrombolysis
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Transesophageal Echocardiogram (TEE)
  • Transradial Cardiac Catheterization
  • Upper and Lower Extremity Arterial and Venous Exams
  • Vena Cava Filter Insertion

Practice Features

  • Clinical Research
  • Second Opinions
  • Treadmill In Office

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  • Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group
    Phone: 858-939-6561
    2929 Health Center Drive
    San Diego, CA 92123

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