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Piyush Kumar, MD

  • Gastroenterology
Piyush Kumar, MD
Accepts new patients
age-group-adults-color Treats adults

Contact

5141 Del Mar Mesa Rd
San Diego, CA 92130
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Phone Number
760-271-1975

Expertise

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Hindustani
  • English

Biography

Dr. Piyush Kumar treats a wide array of gastroenterologic conditions, including colon cancer, inflammatory bowel disease and hepatitis C. Dr. Kumar’s favorite aspect of the physician-patient relationship is watching people regain their health. He is active in clinical research and is the founder and director of the Discovery Clinical Research Center. Outside the office, Dr. Kumar enjoys aviation, hiking, and physical fitness. He has more than 30 years of medical experience and welcomes new patients.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, 1991

Medical Education

  • University of Zambia School of Medicine, MD, 1982

Internships

  • Waltham Hospital, Internship-Medicine, 1986

Residencies

  • VA Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 1988
  • Ndola Central Hospital, Medicine, 1985

Fellowships

  • University of California, Los Angeles, 1990

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