Dr. Dhruv Patel, MD

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Specializes in Neurology • Male • Age 58

673 E River St
Elyria, OH 44035
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Dr. Patel's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Mercy Regional Medical Center
3700 Kolbe Rd
Lorain, OH 44053
University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center
630 E River St
Elyria, OH 44035

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Patel

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Appointments & Offices

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Dr. Patel's Appointment Availabilty

Accepting new patients?

Yes

Appointment Availability

Next Day Evenings
Neurology Center Inc
673 E River St
Elyria, OH 44035
Neurology Center Inc
3700 Kolbe Rd # 208
Lorain, OH 44053
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    Dr. Patel's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurology
    • Adult Neurology
    • Cognitive Neurology
    • Dementia
    • Electroencephalography (EEG)
    • Epilepsy
    • Epilepsy & Neurophysiology
    • Geriatric Neurology
    • Neurological Movement Disorders
    • Neuromuscular Medicine
    • Neuropathy

    Board Certifications

    • Neuromuscular Medicine
    • Vascular Neurology
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    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
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    • Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Alzheimer's Disease With Early-Onset
    • Alzheimer's Disease With Late-Onset
    • Alzheimer's Disease Without Neurofibrillary Tangles
    • Aneurysm
    • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
    • Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
    • Anterior Horn Disease
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Arterial Thrombosis
    • Ataxia
    • Ataxia, Hereditary, Autosomal Dominant
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Autonomic Dysreflexia
    • Autonomic Neuropathy
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Exertional Headache
    • Benign Sex Headache
    • Binswanger's Dementia
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Disorders
    • Brain Hemorrhage
    • Cancer
    • Carcinomatous Polyneuropathy
    • Carotid Sinus Syncope
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage With Amyloidosis, Hereditary, Dutch Type
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Cerebral Palsy Dystonia
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Dystonia
    • Cervicogenic Headache
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
    • Chronic Headache
    • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
    • Cluster Headache
    • Concussion
    • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
    • Cough Headache
    • Cranial Dystonia
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Dementia
    • Dementia With Lewy Bodies
    • Dementia, Familial British
    • Dementia, Familial Danish
    • Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
    • Diabetic Neuropathy
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diplopia
    • Dopamine Responsive Dystonia
    • Drug Rebound Headache
    • Dysphasic Dementia, Hereditary
    • Dystonia
    • Dystonia 13, Torsion, Autosomal Dominant
    • Dystonia Plus
    • Effort Vein Thrombosis
    • Epilepsy
    • Essential Tremor
    • Extradural Hemorrhage
    • Familial Forms of Alzheimer's Disease
    • Focal Dystonia
    • Frontotemporal Dementia
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Headache (incl. Migraine)
    • Headaches (Shunt Related)
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Hypertension Headache
    • Icepick Headache
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Insomnia
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
    • Lewy Body Dementia
    • Limb Dystonia
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lower Half Headache
    • Meningiomas
    • Migraine
    • Mild Headache
    • Multifocal Dystonia
    • Multi-Infarct Dementia
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Muscle Contraction Headache
    • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Myelopathy
    • Myoclonus
    • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Nystagmus
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Opticoacoustic Nerve Atrophy Dementia
    • Parkinsonism
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peroneal Muscular Atrophy
    • Polymyositis
    • Polyneuropathy
    • Polyradiculoneuropathy
    • Post-Concussion Syndrome
    • Postherpetic Neuralgia
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Post-Traumatic Headache
    • Presenile Dementia, Kraepelin Type
    • Primary Dystonias
    • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Psychogenic Headache
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Recurrent Headache
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Secondary Dystonias
    • Segmental Dystonia
    • Seizure Disorders
    • Severe Headache
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Sleep-Walking
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Stiff-Man Syndrome
    • Stroke
    • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
    • Subdural Hemorrhage
    • Syncope
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Tension Headache
    • Thrombosis
    • Torticollis
    • Tourette's Syndrome
    • Toxic Polyneuropathy Due to Acrylamide
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vascular Headache
    • Vasculitis
    • Vertigo
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Background Check for Dr. Patel

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Karnatak University / Karnatak Medical College

    Internship Hospital

    University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus

    Residency Hospital

    University Minnesota

    Fellowship Hospital

    Clinical Neurophysiology
    Neuromuscular Medicine
    Neurorehabilitation-Vascular Neurology

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of London
    Graduated in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Patel & Staff

    • English
    • Gujarati
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    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Patel's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center

    • Mercy Regional Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    3.2
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    3.2 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends

    3.2 out of 5

    9 responses

    Dr. Patel's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.3 out of 5

    8 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    9 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    9 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    9 responses

    Experience with Dr. Patel

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.6 out of 5

    9 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.4 out of 5

    9 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.4 out of 5

    9 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.6 out of 5

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    Dr. Patel's Appointment Availabilty

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    Appointment Availability

    Next Day Evenings

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    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Principal Life
    • Tricare
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    • WellCare
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    Office Locations

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    Neurology Center Inc
    673 E River St
    Elyria, OH 44035
    (440) 323-6422 (Office)
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    Neurology Center Inc
    3700 Kolbe Rd # 208
    Lorain, OH 44053
    (440) 989-6422 (Office)
    (440) 989-7075 (Fax)
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