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2/4/2019 12:00:00 AM EASTERN
Updated: 2/4/2019 11:43:58 AM EASTERN
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UPMC Cole Welcomes New Pediatrician

UPMC Cole welcomes pediatrician Nitin Kumar, MD, to the pediatrics team.

Dr. Kumar earned his medical degree at King George's Medical University, India, and he completed his residency in pediatrics at Case Western Medical University – MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Kumar is a member of American Academy of Pediatrics.

“As a pediatrician, I focus on helping children and their parents or caregivers grow, develop, and stay well,” said Dr. Kumar. “I believe in wholistic approach to child health– physical, environmental, and emotional health – taking into consideration all the factors that contribute to their health and wellness.”

Dr. Kumar will see patients at UPMC Cole, 1001 E. 2nd Street, Coudersport, as well as the UPMC Cole Port Allegany Community Health Center, 45 Pine Street, Port Allegany.

UPMC Cole accepts most major health insurance plans including Geisinger Health Plan, Highmark, UPMC Health Plan, and more.

For more information or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Kumar, call 814-274-9198 for the Coudersport office and 814-642-7205 for the Port Allegany Community Health Center.

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UPMC Cole is a regional health system dedicated to the health and wellbeing of over 60,000 residents in Cameron, McKean, Potter and Tioga counties, plus surrounding areas. The system employs more than 800 people including more than 70 healthcare providers practicing evidenced based medicine with a goal of advancing comprehensive health for the citizens of northcentral Pennsylvania.