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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 59

1513 Cleveland Ave
Atlanta, GA 30344
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Atlanta Medical Center
303 Parkway Dr NE
Atlanta, GA 30312

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MOREHOUSE SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
1513 Cleveland Ave
Atlanta, GA 30344
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    Vijaykumar Patel's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Colectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Vagotomy
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hidradenitis
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Lung Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Vijaykumar Patel

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • 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

    Kings College London / School of Medicine

    Internship Hospital

    University College Hospital
    Complete in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    Grady Memorial Hospital Morehouse School Med
    Complete in 1997
    Queen Marys University Hospital
    Complete in 1990
    St Bartholomews Hospital
    Complete in 1988
    St Georges Hospital
    Complete in 1991
    University College Hospital
    Complete in 1985

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Louisville
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Vijaykumar Patel & Staff

    • English
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    Vijaykumar Patel's Hospital Quality

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    Vijaykumar Patel's Office & Staff

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    5 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Vijaykumar Patel

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.5 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    MOREHOUSE SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
    1513 Cleveland Ave
    Atlanta, GA 30344
    (404) 752-1000 (Office)
    (404) 752-1191 (Fax)
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