Provider Profile

Krishan Kumar MD
Gender: Male
NPI: 1033171434
 
Languages:
Hebrew
Urdu
English



Physician Bio:
Krishan Kumar, M.D., FAAP, FACEP, Chair of Pediatrics, is board certified in pediatrics emergency medicine and general pediatrics. Dr. Kumar is Professor of Pediatrics at NY College of Osteopathic Medical School and Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at NY Medical College. Dr. Kumar serves as Medical Director of Fire Police EMS Academy, Nassau County. Dr Kumar graduated from GSVM Medical College, India in 1977 and emigrated to the United States in 1984. He obtained further training in Emergency Medicine/ Pediatrics at Lincoln hospital in 1988. Since then, he has been serving the community, as an emergency medicine specialist at various hospitals and medical schools. Dr Kumars main interest and passion is management of any emergency that patients may present with. He has been teaching emergency medicine and pediatrics to medical students, residents, fellows and EMS students for the last 25 years. His special interest, in international emergency medicine, leads him to deliver many lectures and workshops overseas. He also chaired INTEM (International Emergency Medicine) endorsed by ACEP for 16 CME credits in India in 2006. Dr. Kumar has received many awards and accolades from very prestigious institutions, organizations, and elected officials such as Peter King,- Chairman of Homeland Security, USA. Dr. Kumar was honored with a Congressional Certificate of Merit award in 2011.




Specialties Education
Emergency Medicine (Board Certified)
Medical School: Government Medical College, Surat, Gujurat, India
Internship:
Residency: Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx NY
Fellowship:

Primary Office Additional Offices
2201 Hempstead Tpke
East Meadow NY 11554


Insurance Plans Accepted:
CIIPA - Clinical Integration Network IPA 
Affinity 
HealthPlus - Empire BCBS 
Cigna 
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield 
Empire United Health Care 
Fidelis 
First Health (Coventry) 
GHI (PPO) 
HealthFirst 
Local 1199 
MagnaCare 
Medicare 
Oxford 
Pomco 
United Health Care 
Wellcare 
Liberty Health Plan 
Multiplan (PHCS) 
Medicaid 
Tricare 
Community Plan (UHC) 
HIP 
Medicaid ADAP