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Satish Kumar

Satish Kumar, MD, MRCP

  • Nephrology
4.8 / 5469 Ratings103 Comments

“I strive to provide prompt, cheerful, careful and caring service with full participation by the patients in medical decisions.”

general information

Facility
MAP
OU Physicians Building
Nephrology – Suite 4E
825 N.E. 10th St.
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Certification
American Board of Internal Medicine
Sub-Specialty Certification
Nephrology
Fellowship
University of Chicago
Residency
Michael Reese Hospital
Medical School
Christian Medical College
Areas of Expertise
Kidney disease
High blood pressure
Kidney stones
Kidney transplant
Electrolyte problems
Kidney cysts
Dialysis
Edema
Achievements
2017 Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. "Top Doctors"
2016 Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. "Top Doctors"
2015 "Best Doctors" by Best Doctors Inc.
Super Doctor
Gender
Male

ratings & comments

Patient Rating

4.8 / 5469 Ratings103 Comments

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Patient Comments

He really cares about his patients

OU Physicians Patient Sep 9, 2019

He listens and when you ask a question you believe he gave you the truth, not something to get you till next time.

OU Physicians Patient Sep 6, 2019

As usually Dr. Kumar a very sensitive person that lesson to you and is very professional in his decisions.

OU Physicians Patient Sep 5, 2019

I am well pleased with Dr. Kumar.

OU Physicians Patient Aug 29, 2019

Dr Kumar was very informative with a very caring manner I felt comfortable and assured of his diagnosis of my problem I do plan on seeing him again if I have further problems with my kidneys I most certainly will recommend Dr Kumar to anyone in need of his expertise

OU Physicians Patient Aug 23, 2019

Excellent physician. Extremely knowledgeable in multitude of medical areas.

OU Physicians Patient Aug 19, 2019

Went extremely well.

OU Physicians Patient Aug 15, 2019

Dr. Kumar is a wonderful, knowledgeable and caring doctor. I highly recommend him to my family and friends.

OU Physicians Patient Aug 12, 2019

Nurse and Doctor seemed to care about me

OU Physicians Patient Aug 1, 2019

Dr. Kumar is a very good provider and kidney doctor.

OU Physicians Patient Aug 1, 2019

Dr Kumar has been my nephrologist since 1995. So, I place my total trust in him and he never disappoints. Outstanding doctor!

OU Physicians Patient Aug 1, 2019

He's a great doctor I wouldn't trade him for nothing

OU Physicians Patient Jul 31, 2019

All other doctors should follow his model of being a doctor but also a fine human being.

OU Physicians Patient Jul 29, 2019

The wait time was over an hour.

OU Physicians Patient Jul 25, 2019

Dr. Satish Kumar is a very caring and thorough doctor, and is worth his weight in gold!!!!

OU Physicians Patient Jul 24, 2019

My Doctor,S.Kumar is one of the best doctors I have seen. He has help me tremendously, to understand a great deal about my disease. Not only bout treating my Kidneys, but also diagonasing I had cancer(NON Hoskin LYMPHOMA). Like I said he is the best.

OU Physicians Patient Jul 18, 2019

He was very polite and made me feel at ease.

OU Physicians Patient Jul 15, 2019

I guess i really don't know because the Doctor yet

OU Physicians Patient Jun 21, 2019

He was 30 minutes behind which I know it happens but I was early and it still seem like I waited forever

OU Physicians Patient Jun 17, 2019

Dr. Kumar has been very helpful in guiding me in improving my health. He has been encouraging and kind.

OU Physicians Patient Jun 13, 2019

I appreciated the Doctor made a special time to see me for my problems and he gave me plenty of time to conduct the exam

OU Physicians Patient Jun 13, 2019

Very personable.

OU Physicians Patient May 30, 2019

Dr. Kumar listens carefully to my questions and takes time to explain test results. He is very thorough. Dr. Kumar has a great personality and makes me feel at ease.

OU Physicians Patient May 23, 2019

Dr.Kumar ask me a lot of questions to understand my past medical conditions. He was very kind and polite. He explained my kidney situation. I liked him a lot and felt very comfortable with him.

OU Physicians Patient May 23, 2019

Excellent and knowledgeable doctor.

OU Physicians Patient May 13, 2019

I feel like I am in very good hands and I will continue to use OU and their Physicians

OU Physicians Patient May 10, 2019

I am so impressed with the care I receive.

OU Physicians Patient May 9, 2019

He's very thorough

OU Physicians Patient May 6, 2019

Great Doctor

OU Physicians Patient May 2, 2019

I have been with Dr. Kumar sense 2006 and get is a very good doctor who cares about his patients and there health if they are not doing well he'll let you know

OU Physicians Patient May 2, 2019

Great visit

OU Physicians Patient May 2, 2019

Dr. Kumar always takes the time to listen and explain everything. I never feel rushed. He cares about his patients and remembers details about previous conversations. I highly recommend Dr. Kumar.

OU Physicians Patient May 2, 2019

He was very helpful and understanding of my needs.

OU Physicians Patient Apr 26, 2019

He is the BEST at his job & very good person as well A+++++

OU Physicians Patient Apr 22, 2019

He takes the time to listen to any concerns l may have and does not rush me. I have been going to him for many years and I can say he really cares about the patients he treats.

OU Physicians Patient Apr 15, 2019

Very easy to talk to and he was very understanding regarding my condition.

OU Physicians Patient Mar 25, 2019

Dr. Kumar is a kind man! He is laid back! He seems to know his business!

OU Physicians Patient Mar 25, 2019

I trust Dr. Kumar with my life. I have trusted him for 18 years. I wouldn't want any other doctor. He is the best their is.

OU Physicians Patient Mar 21, 2019

My wait time shorter than usual

OU Physicians Patient Mar 18, 2019

Good Doctor

OU Physicians Patient Mar 18, 2019

Outstanding

OU Physicians Patient Mar 18, 2019

Dr. Kumar is very sensitive, congenial, knowledgable and trustworthy.

OU Physicians Patient Mar 14, 2019

I have complete trust in Dr. Kumar. He is the one who discovered my health problem and referred me to the surgeon. Dr. Kumar has a very pleasant personality and carefully listens to questions and explains the answers in terms that are easily understood. I feel that he has my health as a priority. I have recommended him to several others.

OU Physicians Patient Mar 12, 2019

Very knowledgeable,explained things to me, listened to me,didn't rush through my appointment.

OU Physicians Patient Mar 12, 2019

Very pleased with the time I was given. Everyone was so friendly.

OU Physicians Patient Mar 12, 2019

Dr. Kumar makes you feel that you are important person to him. Always listens to you.

OU Physicians Patient Mar 12, 2019

Not much to say. Other than everything had been all good in the 17 yrs I've been going there .

OU Physicians Patient Mar 11, 2019

I bring a list of questions & Dr. Kumar always takes time to answer & explain. This time he used the kidney chart on the wall to point out some of my problems. I trust him completely.

OU Physicians Patient Mar 11, 2019

I really liked Dr. Kumar he took his time to explain everything to me as I had been nervous for this appointment. He made me feel at ease and I felt like he really cared.

OU Physicians Patient Feb 28, 2019

Dr. Kumar has been my kidneys for along time and he is a very good kidney doctor that gas been truthful and honest about my health

OU Physicians Patient Feb 28, 2019

He told me things about my lab values that other docs could not get across to me concerning my meds and my o er-all condition.

OU Physicians Patient Feb 27, 2019

Great Doctor.

OU Physicians Patient Feb 27, 2019

Dr. Kumar has taken care of my kidney problem for years and I have always been very happy with his care of me. I like and trust him very much.

OU Physicians Patient Feb 25, 2019

I like Dr Kumar, because he listen to me and has a since of passion of my situations and seem to have concerns of my health.

OU Physicians Patient Feb 25, 2019

Dr Kumar he is the best

OU Physicians Patient Feb 18, 2019

Works with me to get the best treatment for my condition.

OU Physicians Patient Jan 28, 2019

I could not have been more pleased with The doctor and the entire staff. Dr Kumar certainly was very thorough in reviewing medical info that I brought and told me and my companion everything about it that my previous doctors failed to tell us. We were so very proud that we saw Dr Kumar for the consultation and will certainly see him again if there are more problems.

OU Physicians Patient Jan 17, 2019

Dr. Kumar gives all his patients the time needed for proper examinations.

OU Physicians Patient Nov 15, 2018

My appointment was very good. I felt like I was his only patient and was provided all the information necessary to care for myself now and later.

OU Physicians Patient Nov 5, 2018

Excellent Care provider.

OU Physicians Patient Oct 25, 2018

Dr Kumar the very best "AAA+"

OU Physicians Patient Oct 18, 2018

great

OU Physicians Patient Sep 10, 2018

He informed me of my options and allowed me to decide. Very patient Doctor

OU Physicians Patient Aug 16, 2018

Dr. Kumar is the best

OU Physicians Patient Mar 22, 2018

Was happy with my service spent with my doctor, he listens, and I was very pleased withy service

OU Physicians Patient Feb 19, 2018

Dr Kumar is running tests and trying to find out what is causing my kidney numbers to be off. He takes the time to explain the whole process to me. I have 100%confidence in him

OU Physicians Patient Jan 22, 2018

The doctor was very helpful

OU Physicians Patient Nov 9, 2017

Excellent as has always been my experience

OU Physicians Patient Sep 28, 2017

I've had him since 2001 I wouldn't want any other kidney doctor

OU Physicians Patient Sep 18, 2017

verry good

OU Physicians Patient Jul 13, 2017

positive experiences

OU Physicians Patient Jun 8, 2017

Dr. Kumar left the room twice to talk on his cell phone. He did not listen when I told him about the last CT Scan I had told me that it said the same as last time he gave me a copy of it and it was the wrong one it was the one done last June. The lab work done he tried to go over it gave me a copy told me to go home a read it and I would understand it better.

OU Physicians Patient May 18, 2017

Dr. S. Kumar is my Nephrologist, he follows me for a kidney transplant with OU Transplant Center.

OU Physicians Patient May 8, 2017

Everything Very good (5

OU Physicians Patient May 8, 2017

Dr Kumar is a fine Doctor who take all the time he and the patient need. He has called me several times with results of test as well as making sure we are on the same page with regard to treatment plan, testing etc.

OU Physicians Patient May 4, 2017

This was my first time seeing Dr. Kumar and it felt like we were old friends. Great guy.

OU Physicians Patient Mar 30, 2017

Dr. Kumar explains everything in simple terms. He asks questions and gives me the opportunity to ask any questions. He has a great personality.

OU Physicians Patient Mar 27, 2017

DR KUMAR IS WONDERFUL. I TRUST HIM COMPLETELY

OU Physicians Patient Mar 27, 2017

good

OU Physicians Patient Feb 23, 2017

first visit..doctor was very good. we will likely have more to talk about when the results of the tests he ordered come in..this sure is a lengthy survey!

OU Physicians Patient Sep 22, 2016

Dr Kumar very kind, goes out of his way to make you comfortable, and informed.

OU Physicians Patient Sep 12, 2016

very good

OU Physicians Patient Aug 29, 2016

As usually with my visits to OU medical center every thing goes very smoothie and professional. This was my first visit to Dr. Kumar's office and again I am very impress with the attention received from everybody. Kudos in general to OU Medical professionals and staff of your premises.

OU Physicians Patient Jun 29, 2016

I stayed so long that the normal staff that schedules appointments had left for the day. The two that scheduled me was quite amusing. Scheduling appointments is what I do and they were trying so hard. I enjoyed it!

OU Physicians Patient May 26, 2016

Good

OU Physicians Patient Mar 24, 2016

Dr. Satish Kumar is one of the best doctors I have ever had. He carefully listens to me, asks thorough questions and provides answers that a non-medical person can understand. He has a great personality and makes me feel at ease. Dr. Kumar is a great doctor.

OU Physicians Patient Mar 24, 2016

Dr. S. Kumar is my nephrologist and is following me post kidney transplant, he is a great doctor.

OU Physicians Patient Mar 14, 2016

Dr Kumar is always great and really cares about me!

OU Physicians Patient Feb 4, 2016

Great communication skills by all staff

OU Physicians Patient Jan 11, 2016

A magnificent man. Always a joy to visit!

OU Physicians Patient Oct 26, 2015

Very quality care and professionalism.

OU Physicians Patient Oct 5, 2015

I really, really liked Dr. Kumar. He listened to me and heard my concerns.

OU Physicians Patient Sep 3, 2015

Dr. Kumar is tops in my opion. Listens, cares, knows what to order: test, labs, US, scans. Results explained where I understand whats going on in my body. Awesome person!

OU Physicians Patient Aug 12, 2015

excellent practitioner - none better in my experience! the very best!

OU Physicians Patient Aug 6, 2015

Good

OU Physicians Patient Jun 18, 2015

Good Doctor and staff

OU Physicians Patient May 21, 2015

Staff always introduce themselves and offer water and information

OU Physicians Patient May 18, 2015

I was satisfied enough that I brought my Mother here when she need to see a specialist and Dr. Kumar was wonderful in explaining her diagnosis

OU Physicians Patient Apr 2, 2015

Very good overall experience.

OU Physicians Patient Mar 30, 2015

Dr. Kumar is an excellent car provider. I feel very calm when visiting with him. He has a good sense of humor and makes you feel very comfortable and confident in his care.

OU Physicians Patient Mar 23, 2015

Good

OU Physicians Patient Mar 16, 2015

Always a joy visiting Dr. Kumar!

OU Physicians Patient Mar 5, 2015

The staff was friendly, made me comfortable. I appreciate the way the staff treated me and would recommend Dr. Kumar to anyone needing a Dr.

OU Physicians Patient Mar 2, 2015