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Grace Kumar, MD, MPH, FACS

Grace Kumar, MD, MPH, FACS

Medical Center Point
1633 Medical Center Point
Colorado Springs, CO 80907

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Phone: 719-475-9800


Our medical group has proudly served the Pikes Peak region for over 70 years!

Grace Kumar, MD joined the General Surgery team at Optum in 2019. She earned her medical doctor degree from Sri Siddhartha Medical College in Tumkur, India. She completed her general surgery residency at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, AR. Dr. Kumar is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Her specialties include minimally invasive general surgical procedures which include laparoscopic and robotic surgery. Dr. Kumar is looking forward to serving patients in the Pikes Peak Region and to developing and growing the practice. When she isn’t seeing patients, she enjoys spending time with family, hiking, skiing, photography and traveling.

Education

2005Residency – General SurgeryUniversity of Arkansas for Medical SciencesLittle Rock, AR
2000Graduate Boston University School of Public Health Boston, MA
1994Medical Degree Sri Siddhartha Medical SchoolTumkur, India
1988MajorBishop Cotton Women’s Christian College Bangalore, India

Experience

2019 - PresentPhysicianOptumColorado Springs, CO
2005 -2019 Physician Private Practice Dallas, TX
2005 -2019Physician Texas Health PresbyterianDallas, TX
2005 -2019PhysicianTexas Institute for SurgeryDallas, TX
2005 -2019PhysicianTexas Health Women’s Specialty Surgery Center Dallas, TX
2005 -2019Physician Walnut Hill Medical CenterDallas, TX
2005 -2019Physician Medical Center of Plano Plano, TX
2005 -2019Physician Medical City DallasDallas, TX

Professional Memberships

  • Board Certified – American Board of Surgery
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
  • TMA, ACS, SAGES, AAPI