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Tushar Kumar, MD

4.7 out of 5 (71 Ratings)


Cancer Care / Oncology / Radiation Oncology

About Tushar Kumar

Dr. Kumar earned his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit. He completed a residency in internal medicine at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit and a residency in radiation oncology at Wayne State University, where he served as chief resident.

Dr. Kumar has conducted research in nano-radio sensitizers and published articles in a number of cancer journals. He has extensive experience in high-dose rate and low-dose rate brachytherapy for a variety of cancers.

Dr. Kumar is a member of the American Society of Radiation Oncology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Radium Society and American Brachytherapy Society.

Dr. Kumar is board certified in radiation oncology.

Tushar speaks Hindi


Tushar practices at the following locations:

Southcoast Physicians Group Cancer, Oncology & Hematology

206 Mill Road
Fairhaven, MA 02719

P: 508-973-3000

Get Directions 41.6536108 -70.88166089999999

Southcoast Physicians Group Cancer, Oncology & Hematology

506 Prospect St
Fall River, MA 02720

P: 508-973-7888

Get Directions 41.7089735 -71.1457696

Insurances Accepted

Southcoast accepts most major insurance plans. Call the Southcoast patient registration department at 844-297-2952 or your health plan with any questions regarding coverage.

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Patient Comments (13)

At Southcoast Health, we strive to deliver exceptional patient care along with an exceptional patient experience. We appreciate all of your feedback and share your comments to recognize the wonderful care our teams provide to you as well as identify areas for improvement.

  • Excellent Care by All !!

  • Very kind care team. Thorough explanations and they never rush you. Thank you for the great care.

  • Had a painful skin issue and I showed the area but never gave me any advice how to relieve issue.

  • They are delicate and attentive.

  • Dr Kumar is great to work with. Not only does he have excellent technical abilities he is supportive and compassionate with the patient and family.

  • Everyone there was so nice and compassionate the staff goes out of there way to make you feel comfortable it's the best office I've ever been in and Dr. Kumar is awesome he took the time to explain my treatment plan to my wife and I and answered all of our questions and set our mind at ease regarding the treatments. My wife brought me to my mask fitting due to covid she couldn't come in and I was a little unsteady that day and Dr. Kumar to the time to walk me to the car to make sure I was all set. I would definitely recommend this office to anyone that is going through radiation treatments.

  • The Southcoast team was extremely competent caring and considerate of all of my needs and concernsThey are the best!

  • The folks that's assisted me through radiation was fabulous!

  • I found the staff to be thoughtful caring through in dealing with my care. I would recommend your faculty to anyone.from the first day I felt comfortable. The staff made me feel they where there to help me through this bump in the road.They are the most professional staff I have had to work with,they were my angels.

  • I loved the radiation techs.I was there five days a week,and each day was the same. They showed me compassion,kindness and always asked if I wanted a warm blanket.

  • The staff was professional,informative and compassionatw

  • I was very well satisfied the way I was treated. Thank you.

  • thanks to the entire wonderful team

  • I would have liked more information prior to treatment regarding how radiation was administered and the differences between photon and electron radiation. The doctors explained everything when I asked but it might have been helpful to understand this process before starting.

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