Dr. Gavish Patel, MD

Dr. Gavish Patel, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Gavish Patel, MD is a general surgery specialist in Peoria, IL and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University of Illinois At Peoria in 1995 and specializes in general surgery.

7303 N Knoxville Ave

Peoria, IL 61614

Contact Information

(309) 691-4005

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 96% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 93% of peers
Intestinal Obstruction
more than 89% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

75  Conditions Treated

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91  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Wrong-site surgery (9/24/2014)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Patel, Gavish N MD: License # 036102163: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician improperly removed a patient’s left kidney instead of an accessory spleen during laparoscopic surgery. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has issued a REPRIMAND on the physician’s license and imposed a FINE in the amount of $ 2,500.00.
    State: Illinois


  • University of Illinois At Peoria
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • St Francis Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Ill College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Gavish Patel, MD
Dr. Patel removed my gall bladder. When he heard my husband was unexpectedly hospitalized he said after my surgery he would go to his room and tell him I was in recovery. He walked over to the other building to see my husband in person and let him know all went well. I am three weeks out from...Read More
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