Skip to Content (Press Enter)
Back to results

Santhosh Kumar, MD, FAAAAI, FACAAI

Associate Professor
150 Ratings

Eosinophilic Esophagitis Clinic, Allergy and immunology

Board Certifications

Allergy and immunology


Children's Pavilion
1000 East Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219
View Location
Chesterfield Meadows
6433 Centralia Road
Chesterfield, VA 23832
View Location

Areas of interest

Drug allergy
Eosinophilic Esophagitis




Dr. Kumar joined the VCU faculty in 2010. He is a member and fellow of the American College of Allergy Asthma Immunology, a member and fellow of the American Academy of Allergy Asthma Immunology, and a member of the Clinical Immunology Society.



Education MS, Western Kentucky University
Medical School Sri Siddhartha Medical College and Research Center, India
Residency State University of New York Downstate Medical Center
Fellowship State University of New York Downstate Medical Center

Research interests

Food allergy, Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Ratings & reviews

150 Ratings

Learn more about the Press Ganey survey

February 2021
Provider was patient, gave explanations that clearly showed his great knowledge base.
October 2020
Listens and actively takes patients views and experiences into account
March 2020
January 2020
Dr. Kumar was very good [...]
January 2020
Dr. Kumar is fantastic
January 2020
I love Dr Kumar, he is nothing short of amazing. He is always extremely thorough, remembers us and even my kids that are not his patients and makes sure to answer any question I have, be it at the office or through the patient portal.
May 2019
Dr. Kumar was wonderful. [...]
May 2019
Dr. Kumar was kind, caring & knowledgeable!
April 2019
He was very supportive
March 2019
Dr. Kumar is fabulous.
March 2019
We have great conversations relating to my CIU.
February 2019
Dr. Kumar is a great! He is nice, patient, thorough, and knowledgeable. We really like him.
February 2019
Dr. Kumar came in, looked at my throat, told me I had an infection, gave me a prescription for it, told me to call if it doesn't work & said to go on with my current regimen.
December 2018
dr kumar took time to listen and propose various therapies. he is genuinely concerned and knowledgeable in his specialty which gives me hope for improvement.
October 2018
Dr. Kumar was nice and professional. Took time, so I could conference in my child's school to explain signs and symptoms they were seeing that I was not seeing at home.
  • Specialty: Pediatric Allergy and Immunology Pediatric Eosinophilic Esophagitis Clini

Board Certifications

Clinical Interests

  • Food
  • Drug allergy
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Asthma
  • Eczema

Provider Videos