Dr. Arvindbhai Patel, MD

Dr. Arvindbhai Patel, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Arvindbhai Patel, MD is a general surgery specialist in Des Plaines, IL and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Government Medical College Baroda in 1973 and specializes in general surgery and general practice (physician assistant).

380 E Northwest Hwy Ste 200

Des Plaines, IL 60016

Contact Information

(847) 813-0700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Patel performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hemorrhoids
normal
more than 5% of peers
Hernia Repair
normal
more than 5% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
normal
more than 5% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • General Practice (Physician Assistant)

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

49  Conditions Treated

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55  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Skin Grafts
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Care and Management
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 10/9/2014
    Amount or Range: $237,500.00
    Nature of Complaint: COOK COUNTY, IL
    State: Illinois
0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Government Medical College Baroda
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Rush Presbyterian St Luke'S Med Center Chicago Il
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Christ Hospital Oaklawn IL
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Listed in America's Top Surgeons by Consumer Research Council of America,
  • Listed as Aexcel designation surgeon by Aetna Healthcare,
  • Boomerang Award Winner,
Media & Publications

Dr. Patel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
18 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Patel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I have literally wiped out my blood pressure, trying to get my hernia surgery scheduled. Since 2015, I've seen Dr Patel for same condition. Office staff never remember to submit pre-authorization or call back, prices keep changing with time, asked for cash though hernia covered by insurance. Kept...more
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