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Kumar Krishnan, MD

Dr. Krishnan is a gastroenterologist in the Boston area. He is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital and 3 more hospitals.
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Conditions treated

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Dr. Krishnan saw more digestive tract conditions patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Krishnan saw more biliary tract disease patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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640 doctors
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640 doctors
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320 doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw more cholestasis patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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1.2k doctors
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1.2k doctors
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613 doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw pancreatic cancer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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318 doctors
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318 doctors
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159 doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw more cholangitis patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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1.3k doctors
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1.3k doctors
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628 doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw more jaundice patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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5.5k doctors
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2.7k doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw more pancreatitis patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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856 doctors
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855 doctors
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427 doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw esophageal cancer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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38k doctors
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19k doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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36k doctors
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Dr. Krishnan saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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40k doctors
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20k doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw pain patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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5.9k doctors
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5.9k doctors
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3.0k doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw more gallstones patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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8.5k doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw more liver condition patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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6.7k doctors
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6.7k doctors
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3.4k doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw benign polyps patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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22k doctors
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11k doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw acid reflux patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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3.0k doctors
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3.0k doctors
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1.5k doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw hiatal hernia patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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11k doctors
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11k doctors
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5.4k doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw more hernia patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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3.7k doctors
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3.7k doctors
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1.9k doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw colon polyps patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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18k doctors
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8.9k doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw birth defects patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Krishnan saw congenital disorders patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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5.5k doctors
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2.8k doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw bowel obstruction patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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4.4k doctors
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4.4k doctors
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2.2k doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw diverticulosis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Krishnan saw peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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1.2k doctors
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1.2k doctors
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590 doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw delayed gastric emptying (gastroparesis) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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26k doctors
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Dr. Krishnan saw anemia patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Krishnan saw type 2 diabetes patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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7.0k doctors
Dr. Krishnan saw diarrhea patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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34k doctors
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Dr. Krishnan saw diabetes patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Krishnan saw inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Krishnan saw hemorrhage patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Locations

Dr. Krishnan sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit St
Boston, MA 02114

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Credentials
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Southwestern Medical School
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2006

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Gastroenterology
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Krishnan is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • North Shore Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • North Shore Medical Center Union Hospital
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare
  • AvMed
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Chinese Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • Fallon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • FirstCarolinaCare
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • Health New England
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hill Physicians
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Independent Health
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Network Health Plan
  • Ohio PPO Connect
  • Optima Health
  • PacificSource
  • Paramount
  • Physicians Health plan
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan
  • Security Health Plan
  • SummaCare
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • The Health Plan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • Viva Health
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield