Birendra Kumar, MD

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Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • University of Minnesota Physicians

Languages I Speak

  • English
  • Hindi

Hospital Privileges

  • Fairview Southdale Hospital

Care Philosophy

My goal is to take care of patients throughout their cancer treatment. My aim is to provide the best care through a multi-disciplinary approach. I frequently consult with my colleagues and other experts. I enjoy talking to patients and their family.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • General hematology and oncology

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India


  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, University of Illinois Residency Program, Chicago, IL


  • University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Hematology, Oncology)

Recognition and Leadership


  • Professor Ramalingaswamy Award for Best Intern (1991)


  • ASCO
  • ASH