Dr. Harikrishna Patel, MD

Dr. Harikrishna Patel, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Harikrishna Patel, MD is a dermatologist in Danville, IL and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Kasturba Med Coll-Mysore U in 1977 and specializes in dermatology.

707 N Logan Ave

Danville, IL 61832

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fungal Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

38  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 3/27/2014
    Amount or Range: $250,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, IL
    State: Illinois
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.


  • Kasturba Med Coll-Mysore U
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Shree Sayaji Genl Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Of Michigan Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Michigan Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
10 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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Dr. Patel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I highly recommend Dr. Patel. Ive been his patient for more than 10yrs. Last year, I had a skin infection, so I called his office and was seen within 24hrs. He was very knowledgable about my skin problem, and prescribed an antibiotic followed by a minor surgical excision within a couple of days....more
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Took my father in law to Dr. Patel. He was very patient and professional. Very good experience.
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A great physician and a great soul! Professional and delightful staff.
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Everyone I encountered in Dr. Patel's office was wonderful. I got an appointment right away. The medical team works very well together, and while they are efficient with their time, my time with them never felt rushed. They all explained things clearly and were patient with my questions. I highly...more
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I got an appointment with Dr. Patel very quickly and without problems. The wait time was so fast that I didn't even have a chance to finish my new patient forms before I was taken back to the exam room. I was beyond pleased with how much time he took not just to do a whole body mole check, but...more
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