Dr. Bipinchandra Patel, MD

Dr. Bipinchandra Patel, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Bipinchandra Patel, MD is a general surgery specialist in Vestal, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Concord Univ Sch Of Law in 2005 and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

2220 Vestal Pkwy E

Vestal, NY 13850

Contact Information

(607) 748-0676

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • MVP Health Care

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very high
more than 98% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
more than 89% of peers
Intestinal Obstruction
more than 87% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

25  Conditions Treated

26  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Ventral Herniorrhaphy

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 6/16/2014
    Amount or Range: Above Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: Delaware County, NY
    State: New York
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.


  • Concord Univ Sch Of Law
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Med Coll, Baroda U
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • SUNY
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Interfaith Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Interfaith Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Ssg Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Buffalo General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati

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What People Say About Dr. Bipinchandra Patel, MD
I love this guy! I had 2 operations with him. The last one was yesterday. He removed my Gallbladder. I was out of the hospital in 4.5 hrs. He is a very knowledgeable surgeon and explains everything in detail. He makes himself available via his own personal cell phone. His bedside manners...Read More
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Rod Fernandez in ENDWELL, NY – Aug 28, 2018
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Compassionate, excellent care, and very knowledgeable and thorough.
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NY – Jun 04, 2018
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Had colonoscopy procedure with Dr. Bipen R Patel. Dr. Patel and staff showed exemplary knowledge, courtesy, and professionalism at all times. The procedure took place promptly at the scheduled time. It was not uncomfortable, but more importantly, I observed that Dr. Patel performed a very thorough...Read More
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John P in Oneonta, NY – May 15, 2017
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