Dr. Bela Patel, DO

Dr. Bela Patel, DO

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Dr. Bela Patel, DO is an internal medicine specialist in Pelham, AL and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Nova Southeastern University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2008 and specializes in internal medicine.

30 Racquet Club Pkwy

Pelham, AL 35124

Contact Information

(205) 620-1085

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Patel's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
ADHD and-or ADD
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anal Disorders
Anemia
Anxiety
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asthma
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Ataxia
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Bladder Diseases
Bladder Infection
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Breast Pain
Bronchitis
Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
Bunion
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Coccygeal Pain
Confusion
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dehydration
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Ear Ache
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Injuries
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Enteritis
Esophageal Diseases
Essential Tremor
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fungal Infections
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gout
Headache
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Heartburn
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypoglycemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Influenza (Flu)
Insomnia
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Itchy Skin
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Knee Sprain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Low Back Pain
Malaise and Fatigue
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Migraine
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Nausea
Neck Muscle Strain
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Otitis Media
Overactive Bladder
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pharyngitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Pneumonia
Pollen Allergy
Polyneuropathy
Postnasal Drip
Pulmonary Disease
Rapid Flu Test
Rash
Restless Leg Syndrome
Ringworm
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sepsis
Shortness of Breath
Shoulder Disorders
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Symptomatic Menopause
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Tinnitus
Tobacco Use Disorder
Torticollis
Tremor
Ulcer
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Vertigo
Viral Enteritis
Viral Infection
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wellness Examination
Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Bela Patel, DO is an internal medicine specialist in Pelham, AL and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Nova Southeastern University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2008 and specializes in internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 2008
    Nova Southeastern University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School
    2008
  • 2002
    University Of Georgia
    Undergraduate School
    2002

Dr. Patel's Reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Patel is great!! I really love how much she seems to care for you as a patient. The wait time once you get an appointment is not terrible either, however it is virtually impossible to get an appointment with her. I called sick and was told it would be two weeks before I could get in to see...Read More
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I have always had a great office visit with Dr. Patel and her staff. She is very thorough and sweet and is always concerned. Her nurse Robin is does an awesome job and she has a new front desk person named Sonja who is very very sweet!! I will never change physicians as long as she is there.
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I love Dr. Patel. I have only seen her twice, but she actually takes time to talk to you about life. I would highly recommend her and am glad I have found (after trying 4 that just were not for me) the right internist for me.
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Dr. Patel has been my physician for last two years and I am very pleased with her practice. The staff is very friendly and helpful
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I have been Dr. Patel as my primary care doc for close to 2 years. My wife has been seeing her for about 1 year. We've both been very happy with her attentiveness and willingness to listen or answer any questions. Her nurse, Robin, is very nice as well as her lab tech Pat. The longest I've ever had...Read More
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
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MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
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