Dr. Rukmini D. Kumar MD Pediatrician

Dr. Rukmini Kumar is a pediatrician in Houston, Texas. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Memorial Hermann SW Hospital and The Methodist Hospital. She received her medical degree from Gandhi Medical College and has been in practice for 26 years. She is one of 27 doctors at Memorial Hermann SW Hospital and one of 96 at The Methodist Hospital who specialize in Pediatrics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: General Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliation

Memorial Hermann SW Hospital

The Methodist Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Louisiana State University
Residency, Pediatrics, 1985 - 1987

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Anesthesiology, 1979 - 1980

Gandhi Medical College
Class of 1975

Publications & Presentations

Food allergy is associated with an increased risk of asthma.
Schroeder, A.,Kumar, R.,Pongracic, J. A.,Sullivan, C. L.,Caruso, D. M.,Costello, J.,Meyer, K. E.,Vucic, Y.,Gupta, R.,Kim, J. S.,Fuleihan, R.,Wang, X.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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