Dr. Dhruval Patel, MD

Dr. Dhruval Patel, MD

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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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Dr. Patel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hyperkalemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Hyperkalemia more than 99% of his peers

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

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Hypertension more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension

Dr. Patel's conditions and procedures:

Acidosis
Acute Kidney Failure
Alkalosis
Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Cryoglobulinemia
Dehydration
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
End-Stage Renal Disease
End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
Goodpasture's Disease
Gout
Hemochromatosis
Hemodialysis
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hungry Bone Syndrome
Hydronephrosis
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Kidney Disease
Kidney Infection
Kidney Infection, Acute
Kidney Infection, Chronic
Kidney Stones
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Nephrotic Syndrome
Peritoneal Dialysis
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Purpura
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Biopsy
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Renal Osteodystrophy
Systemic Vasculitis
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

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

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

S U N Y Upstate Medical University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital

Languages

  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • English

Awards

Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Patel

4.5

Based on 40 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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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...Read 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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Amerihealth
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Community Blue PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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