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Dr. Kumkum Patel, MD

Gastroenterologist

Professional statement

Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, Dr. Kumkum Patel is a skilled and qualified gastroenterologist. She earned her medical degree from the St. George's University School of Medicine. Post this, she completed a residency in internal medicine at the State University of New York, Stony Brook, Winthrop-University Hospital. She is also fellowship trained in gastroenterology at the University of Illinois, Chicago. Looking after the locals of Barrington, Wilmette, and Chicago, IL, Dr. Patel currently practices at the Illinois Center for Digestive and Liver Health. She encourages open communication with her patients which allows her to guide them through their treatment as an active participant in their own well-being. Dr. Patel is fluent English, Hindi, Bengali, and Spanish. Her awareness of these different languages makes her accessible to patients from a variety of cultural backgrounds. Outside of her clinical career, she is a piano and clarinet player as well as enjoys acapella form of singing.

In-network insurances

  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield

Specialties

  • Gastroenterologist

Practice names

Board certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Education and training

  • Medical School - St. George's University School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Illinois, Chicago, Fellowship in Gastroenterology
  • Dartmouth College, Master's in Public Health
  • Virginia Commonwealth University (Bachelor's)
  • State University of New York, Stony Brook, Winthrop-University Hospital, Residency in Internal Medicine

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1003178138

Office locations

The Illinois Center for Digestive and Liver Health

Barrington Location

200 Fox Glen Ct

Barrington, IL 60010

The Illinois Center for Digestive and Liver Health

Chicago Location

5744 N Broadway

Chicago, IL 60660

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