Physician Spotlight: Dr. Rajeev Kumar

Physician Spotlight: Dr. Rajeev Kumar


Dr. Rajeev Kumar – Transitions Executive Medical Director


Dr. Kumar, an honors graduate from Bangalore Medical College in 1993, is the Medical Director for Transitions Hospice (Illinois Region) since April of 2017.

Board certified in Geriatric Medicine, Palliative Care as well as Internal Medicine, Dr. Kumar brings a wealth of knowledge to our organization. Doctor is also the President of Midwest Geriatrics, LLC, a physician group that provides medical leadership and clinical services to 40 nursing homes, 20 assisted living facilities and 5 outpatient clinics located in the western suburbs of Chicago.

Dr. Kumar is also a Certified Medical Director from AMDA and is the immediate past president of Illinois Medical Directors Association. He serves as the medical director for two skilled nursing facilities and is AMDA’s representative on the Professional and Technical Advisory Committee to the Joint Commission and serves as AMDA’s alternate delegate to AMA.