Dr. Harish Patel, MD

Dr. Harish Patel, MD

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Neurology  |  
Male  |  
61 y/o
(43)

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Dr. Harish Patel, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Saint Petersburg, FL. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 36 years. Read his story

West Coast Neurology

6449 38th Ave N Ste B3

Saint Petersburg, FL 33710
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.

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Top Care Areas

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

Migraine
very high
more than 93% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
high
more than 86% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 76% of peers

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Dr. Patel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Patel "Dr. Patel views his greatest accomplishment as the relationship he has with his patients. He draws upon his unique training to provide innovative and personalized care. He brings with him to the doctor/patient relationship extensive clinical experience not only in his specialty of Neurology, but also in the field of internal medicine and pain management. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Patel "His philosophy is one in which both patient and physician are involved in formulating an individualized plan of care to meet the specific needs of the individual. Dr. Patel truly listens to his patients with a compassionate heart and combines the best of evidence based and state of the art medicine to serve each individual patient. His approach to treating and caring for patient is simple: I am a patient too, and I care for my patients the way I expect to be cared for as a patient. He believes the best way to reach a correct diagnosis is by gathering a thorough history and complete neurological examination. Dr. Patel, along with his patient, arrive at a mutually agreeable plan for management."
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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Muscle Disorders
  • Neurodevelopmental Disabilities
  • Neuromuscular Medicine
  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
  • Neuroradiology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Patel does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adult Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anxiety Attack
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Paroxyzmal Vertigo of Childhood
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Blurred Vision
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Dizziness (After Head Trauma)
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Confusion
  • Continous Dizziness Similar to Menier'e Disease
  • Dementia
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Dystonia
  • Elbow Pain
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Pain
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lyme Disease
  • Memory Disorders
  • Memory Loss
  • Migraine
  • Migrainous Vertigo
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Syncope, Familial Neurocardiogenic
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wrist Pain

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Procedures

  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • Evoked Potential Test
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Neurological Testing
  • Pain Management
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Stress Management
  • Stroke Prevention
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vestibular Testing
  • Visual Evoked Potential (VEP)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Medical Coll Baroda MS University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Medical Coll Baroda MS University
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Howard Univ Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • howard university hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Howard U Hosp at DC Genl Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Elizabeth Hosp
    Other Education | Completed 1987
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Patel has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Patel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Bosnian
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Patel does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Patel and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
2.8
based on 43 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Patel's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in St Petersburg, FL |
I have been coming here for several of years and everyone has just been so wonderful! I would highly recommend Dr. Patel!
in Largo, FL |
Excellent doctor, friendly, great care. Almost a decade of great care. Thank you Dr Patel.
Tampa, FL |
Unprofessional office staff
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Patel accepts 38 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • Humana
  • inHealth
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
  • INTotal Health
    IN Total Health
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Peach State Health Plan
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
  • The Wellness Plan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • USA Health and Wellness Network
  • WellCare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
  • WellPoint
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Hospitals where Dr. Patel has admitting privileges

St. Petersburg General Hospital
6500 38th Ave N
Saint Petersburg, FL 33710
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