Board certified in Internal Medicine
M.D. from The Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Internship from University of California, San Francisco
Residency in Internal Medicine from Stanford University
Practiced Integrative Internal Medicine for 21 years
She practices medicine from a very strong knowledge base of standard-of-care, state of the art medicine and helps her patient’s create treatment plans to maximize health and well-being. She uses her internal medicine tools integratively for the best cost and therapeutic efficacy.
In addition, she is committed to creating integrative treatment plans to minimize side effects of conventional treatments. She empowers her patients to be a self-responsible member of her team and is passionate about educating them.
Her patients have enjoyed great success with her as their physician and health coach. Many have been able to successfully wean off their prescription drugs and have a new lease on life. After a consult with Dr. Kumar, they feel inspired and motivated to reframe their relationship with life to one of vitality and purpose, meaning and well-being.
Areas of Focus
General Internal Medicine for men and women (ages 12 and above)
Women’s health and Bioidentical Hormone Balancing Therapy (BHBT)
The Four Body System™ approach for diagnosis and healing, inclusive of state-of-the-art traditional medicine
Nation-wide consultations for creating an integrative team to approach and treat illness
Becoming Real: Harnessing the Power of Menopause for Health and Success, 2011
And the forthcoming books:
Menopause: An Owner’s Manual
From Curse to Blessing: Cancer as a Path to Wholeness
Awards & Honors
2013 M Magazine Top Doctor in Internal Medicine
2011 Milwaukee Magazine Top Integrative Medicine Physician
2011 Becoming Real, Top-ten finalist, Book-of-the-Year Award, ForeWord Reviews
2008 Finalist, Fittest CEO Competition (Milwaukee, WI)
2007 Health Care Hero’s Corporate Achievement Award (Milwaukee, WI)
2001 YWCA Woman of Distinction (Waukesha, WI)
1992 YWCA Woman of the Year (Sacramento, CA)
She is a prolific speaker and educator and has appeared on numerous radio shows and television interviews.
Dr Kumar is a member of the independent physician association – ProHealth Solutions LLC, and the National Organization of Professional Women.