Dr. Dhruval Patel, MD

Dr. Dhruval Patel, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 35
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Dr. Dhruval Patel, MD is a nephrology specialist in Wilmington, DE. He specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

2006 Limestone Rd Ste 7

Wilmington, DE 19808

Contact Information

(302) 355-2383

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
Acute Kidney Failure
high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Patel's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

47  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Delaware.

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

  • S U N Y Upstate Medical University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
40 total reviews (22 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Patel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (22)

While during dialysis, Dr. Patel asked how I was feeling. I responded with "being very tired and sleeping 10-15 hours a day". His response was "maybe you will not sleep as much with nicer weather".
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Dr. Patel is very knowledgeable in the area of nephrology and care for the kidneys. He works in conjunction with your other doctors, reviews your history and tracks any other medications you are on. He doesn't over prescribe and considers what is going on in your life. I've recommended him to...more
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Very understanding and knowledgeable about my issues. You can call him anytime with questions he's very personable
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I found Dr. Patel to be very caring. He took the time to explain in detail my situation and what I should do. I appreciated his help.
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The visits are timely and the staff are very good.
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