Dear New Patient/Parents,

Thanks for the opportunity to provide health care for you. Our entire staff strives to offer you the most friendly, professional and confidential service possible. This letter will outline what to expect when you come to our office, and tell you a bit about Dr. Kumarís background. Our office is next to Medical Center of Plano. If, however, you do have difficulty finding us, donít hesitate to call 972-849-9597 and we will give you directions. When you arrive, check in with our receptionist at the window with all your paper work. We prefer to take care of any financial responsibilities at that time. Then youíll spend about one hour in Dr. Kumarís private office. By the end of the evaluation, Dr. Kumar will render a diagnosis and recommend a treatment plan. We are often asked who may accompany the patient.

Dr. Kumar is a Board certified psychiatrist, the highest certification in the field of general psychiatry, provided by American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He has a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degree from Magadh University, Bodh Gaya, India and has done three years of post-graduate studies specializing adult psychiatry from St Vincent Catholic Medical Center of New York an affiliate of New York Medical College and two years of studies in child and adolescent psychiatry at Long Island Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY, an affiliate of Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

He is well qualified to diagnose and treat any psychiatric disorder. Dr. Kumar does a great deal of work in the diagnosis and treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and is considered one of the foremost experts in this area. Also, a great deal of his practice is spent treating depression, anxiety and bipolar disorders.

We really look forward to meeting you in person! If you have any questions, problems, or need help in any way relating to your treatment in this office, please call us.

Our Best Regards!