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Specializes in Nephrology • Male • Age 41

1200 Binz St Ste 1180
Houston, TX 77004
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Houston Methodist Hospital
6565 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital
16655 Southwest Fwy
Sugar Land, TX 77479

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PLAZA NEPHROLOGY-INTERNAL MED
PLAZA NEPHROLOGY-INTERNAL MED
1200 Binz St Ste 1180
Houston, TX 77004
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    Dr. Patel's Experience

    Specialties

    • Nephrology
    • Interventional Nephrology
    • Nephrology & Hypertension
    • Nephrology & Renal Medicine
    • Transplant Nephrology
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    • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
    • Dialysis Access Procedures
    • Hemodialysis
    • Peritoneal Dialysis
    • Vessel Imaging
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    • Acidosis
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Alkalosis
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Gout
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Kidney Stones
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Nephritis and Nephropathy
    • Nephrotic Syndrome
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Renal Osteodystrophy
    • Vasculitis
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
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    Background Check for Dr. Patel

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Baylor College of Medicine
    Graduated in 1998

    Residency Hospital

    Baylor College Of Med
    Complete in 2001

    Fellowship Hospital

    Baylor College Med Affil Hosps
    Complete in 2003
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Patel & Staff

    • English
    • Gujarati
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Patel's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center

    • Houston Methodist Hospital

    • Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital

    • Park Plaza Hospital

    • Saint Joseph Medical Center

    • St. Luke's Sugar Land Hospital

    • The Womans Hospital of Texas

    • West Houston Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Patel's Office & Staff

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    1 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    2 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    1 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Patel

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    1.5 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.5 out of 5

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    PLAZA NEPHROLOGY-INTERNAL MED
    1200 Binz St Ste 1180
    Houston, TX 77004
    (713) 520-6875 (Office)
    (713) 654-0816 (Fax)
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