Dr. Bhaktasharan Patel, MD

Dr. Bhaktasharan Patel, MD

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57 y/o
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Dr. Bhaktasharan Patel, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

Peak Gastroenterology Assocs

2920 N Cascade Ave Fl 3

Colorado Springs, CO 80907
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Colorado
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

Treatment Frequency
Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 100% of his peers

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

Esophageal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Esophageal Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Stomach Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Patel's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
All Types of Food Poisoning
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Anoscopy
Autoimmune Diseases
Balloon Assisted Deep Enteroscopy
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Copper Metabolism Disorders
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Fecal Impaction Removal
Food Poisoning
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Giardiasis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Manometry
Megacolon
Mesenteric Panniculitis
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pyloric Stenosis
Pyloromyotomy
Reflux Esophagitis
Salmonella Food Poisoning
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Therapeutic ERCP
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Bhaktasharan Patel, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • La Co Usc Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1991
    Saint Francis Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1984
    Medical College Baroda, Maharaja Sayajirao University Of Baroda
    Medical School
    1984

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Patel

3.1

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
48.38709677419355%
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4 Stars
3.225806451612903%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
3.225806451612903%
(1)
1 Star
45.16129032258065%
(14)

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I've been seeing Dr. Patel for about 10 years and have definitely seen a decline in his caring manner. He told me alot of wrong information so I suffered another infection because of that. He seems only interested in the money he gets for all the procedures he does. I will not be going back.
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Been with Dr Patel almost 30 yrs. he has taken good care of me and some family members. Listens Takes his time. Cares about his Patients.
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Dr Patel has taken care of my chronic pancreatitis and pancreatic stones for several years and I would go to no other Doctor. I do not live in Colorado and travel over 750 miles each way twice a year because he is the best and most professionally accomplished physician I have seen. Very few...Read More
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I was treated as if on an assembly line. He spent less than 5 minutes the last appointment telling me "eat vegetables" but when I reminded him of the vomiting he told me to put them through a blender. (he only was happy if doing a "procedure"). Very condescending. Was recently told not to go back...Read More
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AWFUL! First appt at 0800, waited over 90 minutes. Took a personal phone call during the visit. Called office on a Monday because of bleeding, no call received back by Wed afternoon. Ended up going to the ER and stayed in the hospital for 3 days receiving 3 units of blood. As a nurse, I am VERY...Read More
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Aetna
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Choice Plus Test POS II
Whole Health Colorado Front Range
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Kaiser Permanente
MultiPlan
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