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Sandhya Kumar, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

88 Ratings
10 Comments
 

Sandhya Kumar, M.D.

Associate Professor,

Clinical Interests

Neurology (general), Headache, Sleep Studies, Botulinum Toxin, Sleep Disorders (adult and pediatric), Sleep Medicine

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New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-4101
Department: 336-716-4101

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Additional Languages

Malay, Tamil (India)

Education & Training

  • M.D., Madurai University Tirunelveli Med-India, 1989
  • Internship, Madurai University Tirunelveli, 1990
  • Residency, Madurai University Tirunelveli, 1993
  • Internship, NC Baptist Hospital, 1997
  • Residency, Neurology, NC Baptist Hospital, 2000
  • Fellowship, Neurology, WFU School of Medicine, 2001

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Sleep Medicine

Memberships

  • Am Medical Assn
  • American Academy Of Neurology

NPI Number

  • 1598741688
Sandhya Kumar, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

88 Ratings
10 Comments
 

Sandhya Kumar, M.D.

Associate Professor, Neurology
Office of Women in Medicine and Science

Research Interests

Autistic Disorder; Space Perception; Comprehension; Language; Functional Laterality
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Academic: 336-716-7228 | Department: 336-716-4101

Recent Publications

An obstructive sleep apnea primer: what the practicing allergist needs to know. Pasha S, Kumar S, Chatterjee AB, Krishnaswamy G.. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2017;118(3):259-268.

Do I snore 50: a preoperative sleep questionnaire derived from hospital complications [abstract]. Namen AM, Forest D, Chatterjee A, Ahmad Z, Kumar S, Huang K, Pickens AW, Haponik EF.. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016;193():A2512.

A new method of dynamic, relational, electroencephalic auditory feedback for primary insomnia [abstract]. Tegeler CH, Kumar S, Conklin D, Turner D, Tegeler C, McCall V, Houle T.. Sleep. 2012;35(Abstract Suppl):A220.

Open label, randomized, crossover pilot trial of high-resolution, relational, resonance-based, electroencephalic mirroring to relieve insomnia. Tegeler CH, Kumar SR, Conklin D, Lee SW, Gerdes L, Turner DP, Tegeler CL, C Fidali B, Houle TT.. Brain Behav. 2012;2(6):814-824.

Rounding MIDAS scores is reduced with a decreased recall interval [abstract]. Turner DP, Tegeler CH, Kumar S, Penzien DB, Rains JC, Smitherman TA, Houle TT.. Headache. 2011;51(Suppl 1):26.

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Associate Professor, Neurology

Clinical Interests

Neurology (general), Headache, Sleep Studies, Botulinum Toxin, Sleep Disorders (adult and pediatric), Sleep Medicine
Sandhya Kumar, M.D.

Sandhya Kumar, M.D.

Associate Professor, Neurology
Office of Women in Medicine and Science

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Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

Sandhya Kumar, M.D.88 Ratings
10 Comments


 

Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.6
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.7
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.6
CP spoke using clear language
4.8
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.7
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.6
Patients' confidence in CP
4.7
Time CP spent with patient
4.6
Wait time at clinic
4.4



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

9/26/2017

Could not ask for better care!

9/25/2017

dr Kumar is the best!!!!

8/22/2017

I've been going to Dr. Kumar for years (Since Dr. Troost, who trained her, left). I am very pleased

5/23/2017

No bad experiences; Dr. Kumar has been my doctor for years and is great

5/1/2017

Total confidence in *Dr. Kumar.

4/3/2017

*Dr.Kumar has always been polite, helpful and professional. I would like to to thank her for all that she does.

2/23/2017

*Dr. Kumar has followed up with a phone call from her directly - Very appreciated.

2/10/2017

*Dr. Kumar is very caring & competent.

1/11/2017

*Dr. Kumar is very personable, thorough and caring. I enjoy my visits with her.

12/18/2016

I have a rare neurological disorder, and sometimes feel Dr. Kumar discounts my many years experience living with the symptoms of the disorder, and does not sufficiently coordinate care when ith my other treating physicians. She's a nice lady but this is sometimes frustrating

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