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Suniti Kumar, M.D.

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  • Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, School of Medicine


  • Family Medicine

Special focus

  • Maternity / Obstetrics

About me

Dr. Suniti Kumar loves the challenge of Family Medicine. Taking care of patients of all ages, including prenatal patients, means constantly learning something new. Before joining OHSU, Dr. Kumar worked in rural Colorado, overseas in Asia and Africa, on the Apache reservation in New Mexico, and in migrant/underserved medicine. Her Obstetrics Fellowship training allows her to walk with her patients through pregnancy and childbirth, even when common complications arise. She is strongly committed to advocating for non-English Speaking patients, minorities, and others in marginalized groups.

Outside of work, she is a single mother of two children through adoption. She has lived in an environmentally friendly Intentional Community for 15 years. She enjoys camping, biking, yoga, meditation, cooking, traveling, and learning about other cultures. Her favorite days are when her children cook dinner for her (and clean up, too)!

Education and training

    • B.S., 1991, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • M.D., 1997, University of Massachusetts
  • Residency

    • Family Practice, Greater Lawrence Family Practice Residency, Lawrence, MA, 2000
  • Fellowship

    • Obstetrics Fellowship, Austin Medical Education Programs, Austin, Texas, 2003
  • Certifications

    • American Board of Family Practice, 2017

Memberships and associations:

  • American Academy of Family Practice
  • American Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology
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