Dr. Yuvraj K. Kumbkarni MD Endocrinologist

Dr. Yuvraj Kumbkarni is an endocrinologist in Tampa, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Florida Hospital and Memorial Hospital of Tampa. He received his medical degree from Christian Medical College Ludhiana and has been in practice for 25 years. Dr. Kumbkarni accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at Florida Hospital and one of 3 at Memorial Hospital of Tampa who specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Endocrinologist: General Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation

Memorial Hospital of Tampa

Florida Hospital
Ranked #13 in Diabetes & Endocrinology

St. Joseph's Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1994–1996

University At Buffalo
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 1997–1999

University At Buffalo
Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 1996–1997

Christian Medical College Ludhiana
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 18 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 14 years in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

FL State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Suppression of nuclear factor-kappaB and stimulation of inhibitor kappaB by troglitazone: evidence for an anti-inflammatory effect and a potential antiatherosclerotic effect in the obese.
Ghanim, H., Garg, R., Aljada, A., Mohanty, P., Kumbkarni, Y., Assian, E., Hamouda, W., Dandona, P.

Troglitazone reduces reactive oxygen species generation by leukocytes and lipid peroxidation and improves flow-mediated vasodilatation in obese subjects.
Garg, R., Kumbkarni, Y., Aljada, A., Mohanty, P., Ghanim, H., Hamouda, W., Dandona, P.

Heparin inhibits reactive oxygen species generation by polymorphonuclear and mononuclear leucocytes.
Dandona, P., Qutob, T., Hamouda, W., Bakri, F., Aljada, A., Kumbkarni, Y.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida BlueSelect
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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