Dr. Pallavi Pullatikurthi Kumar, MD

Dr. Pallavi Pullatikurthi Kumar, MD

Languages: English
Fax: (443) 777-8093

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Specialties
  • Medical Oncology
About the Provider

Pallavi P. Kumar, MD, is a medical oncologist board certified in oncology and internal medicine and the director of Immuno-Oncology for the Baltimore region of the MedStar Health Cancer Network. Dr. Kumar leads the charge to optimize immune based therapies and clinical trials, and advance the standard of care in the treatment of cancer. Fellowship-trained, Dr. Kumar specializes in general hematology and oncology with a focus on melanoma, gynecologic oncology and gastrointestinal cancers. Dr. Kumar has clinical interests in cancer immunotherapy and runs a variety of clinical trials for several tumor types. Other clinical interests include neuro-oncology and HIV malignancies. 

Pallavi Kumar, MD, was named a "Top Doc" by Baltimore Magazine for oncology 2016-2020.

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Education
  • Fellowship Program: National Cancer Institute (2004)
  • Residency Program: Sinai Hospital / The Johns Hopkins University (2001)
  • Medical School: East Tennessee State University Quillen College of Medicine (1998)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Insurance
    MedStar Health Providers participate with a wide range of health insurance products. We accept self-pay patients and the insurances plans listed below. This list is not comprehensive, it is updated periodically and is subject to change. If you do not see your health insurance plan or product listed, or if you have any questions regarding MedStar Health’s participation with your health plan, please contact your health plan to verify participation with our providers.

    Since the MedStar Health providers span the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia regions, our participation with DC, Maryland and Virginia Medical Assistance programs varies by provider group. Please contact your MedStar Physician’s Office to assist with verifying Medical Assistance participation. If you are enrolled in a Medicaid Managed Care Organization, please contact your Medicaid health plan to verify participation.


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Awards
  • Baltimore Magazine Top Doc, 2016-2020