Dr. Arvind Patel, MD

Dr. Arvind Patel, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
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Age 73
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Dr. Arvind Patel, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Columbus, GA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Mayo Hospital and specializes in psychiatry and addiction psychiatry.

700 Center St Ste 501

Columbus, GA 31901

Contact Information

(706) 653-1152

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Patel's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Anxiety
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Anxiety more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Bipolar Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Bipolar Disorder more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Psychosis Due to Mental Illness more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Patel's conditions and procedures:

Addiction
ADHD and-or ADD
Adjustment Disorder
Alzheimer's Disease
Anxiety
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Autism
Bipolar Disorder
Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
Dementia
Depressive Disorders
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Impulse Control Disorders
Major Depressive Disorder
Mood Disorders
Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Opioid Abuse
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Panic Attack
Panic Disorder
Personality Disorders
Phobia
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychiatric Diseases
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychosis
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizophrenia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Arvind Patel, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Columbus, GA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Mayo Hospital and specializes in psychiatry and addiction psychiatry.

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry

Education

  • Mayo Hospital
    Medical School
  • 1987
    Metropolitan Hospital Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1987
  • 1983
    Brookdale Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1983
  • 1974
    Mayo Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1974

Languages

  • Gujarati
  • English

Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Patel

2.0

Based on 42 reviews

5 Stars
21.428571428571427%
(9)
4 Stars
2.380952380952381%
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3 Stars
2.380952380952381%
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2 Stars
4.761904761904762%
(2)
1 Star
69.04761904761905%
(29)

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I will say it plainly--Dr. Patel is not kind to his patients or their caretakers. I have an autistic brother who was his patient. I say "was" because we are immediately finding another psychiatrist. Dr. Patel made a mistake in my writing one of my brother's prescriptions, and the wrong dosage of...Read More
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Dr Patel is rude. Mi son went for first time and was treated as a dog.
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he is great dr patel knows what he is doing woild recommend everyone spends time to talk with you about whats going on with you 5 stars for dr patel.
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I lost my 22 year old son to a motorcycle accident on September 13th, 2015. I have always suffered from depression and anxiety, but when this tragedy happened, I became severely depressed and could not even function normally. Dr. Patel was recommended to me by a friend. I called and scheduled an...Read More
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He had asked me why I was there, which is really weird considering he was the one who scheduled me. He randomly prescribed me medication and didn't explain why I needed it. The waiting room is really old and dated, there are cracks in the walls and furniture. I have waited for over an hour before...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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GEHA
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Humana
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Medicaid
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