Sarmistha Kumar, DO

Dr. Sarmistha Kumar, DO
Dr. Sarmistha Kumar, DO


  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Areas of Expertise

  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
4.6 165 Ratings
Scripps Coastal Medical Center Cedar-Vista
130 Cedar Rd
Vista, CA 92083

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Languages Spoken

  • Bengali
  • English


Sarmistha Kumar, DO, is a physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist with subspecialties in neurological and musculoskeletal disorders. She is fellowship trained in spine and interventional pain medicine and has also trained in ayurvedic medicine.

Dr. Kumar is experienced in performing spinal, joint, muscle, nerve and tendon injections, as well as electromyography (EMG)/nerve conduction studies. She uses fluoroscopic guidance for spinal, intercostal and sacroiliac injections and ultrasound guidance for nerve and musculoskeletal injections.

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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehab, Pain Medicine, 2005
  • American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Electrodiagnostic Medicine, 2004
  • American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehab, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 2003

Medical Education

  • University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, DO, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 1998


  • Union Memorial Hospital, Internship-Medicine, 1999


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 2002


  • LAGS Spine and Sports Care, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 2003
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