Dr. Chirag Patel, MD

Dr. Chirag Patel, MD

Internal MedicineMaleAge 39

Internal Medicine

Dr. Chirag Patel, MD is an Internal Medicine Specialist in Covington, LA and has over 13 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine in 2010. He is affiliated with Saint Tammany Parish Hospital. His office is not accepting new patients.

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Delta Pathology1202 S Tyler St # D Covington, LA 70433
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Dr. Patel's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Alcohol Withdrawal
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Anemia
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Bedsores
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Bird Flu
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Injury
  • Broken Neck
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Concussion
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis
  • Dizziness
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Embolism
  • Emphysema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endometriosis
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Eosinophilia
  • Epilepsy
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Food Allergy
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastroparesis
  • Goiter
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Immunization Administration
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Infection
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Meningitis
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nausea
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pancreatitis
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pneumonia
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Potassium Deficiency
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Purpura
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ringworm
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sepsis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Strep Throat
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Swine Flu
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Thyroiditis
  • Thyrotoxicosis Factitia
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

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About Me

Care Philosophy

``My practice as a hospitalist is an opportunity for service to our patients and the community physicians who refer patients to St. Tammany Parish Hospital.``

Biography

Dr. Chirag Patel decided to become a hospitalist for the challenge and opportunity of caring for hospitalized patients, so he joined the STPH Department...Read more

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Hospital Medicine

Education

2010
Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
Medical School

Frequently Asked Questions

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Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients may call (985) 273-5158 to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Chirag Patel, MD accept any insurance plans?

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What conditions does Dr. Chirag Patel, MD treat?

Dr. Patel frequently treats the following conditions: Dehydration, Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease, and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD). See more on Healthgrades.

What is Dr. Chirag Patel, MD's office address?

Dr. Patel's office is located at 1202 S Tyler St # D, Covington, LA 70433. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Is Dr. Chirag Patel, MD affiliated with any hospitals?

Dr. Chirag Patel, MD is affiliated with Saint Tammany Parish Hospital.

How much experience does Dr. Chirag Patel, MD have?

Dr. Patel has over 12 years of healthcare experience.

Affiliated Hospitals

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Saint Tammany Parish Hospital

Covington, LA

82% Patients that would definitely recommend, 12% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2022)