Dr. Harish Patel, MD

Dr. Harish Patel, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
61 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Harish Patel, MD is a neurology specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. He specializes in neurology, neuromusculoskeletal medicine, and more.Read his story

West Coast Neurology

6449 38th Ave N Ste B3

Saint Petersburg, FL 33710
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Insurance Accepted

  • 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

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

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

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."

6  Specialties

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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Patel does not have any board certifications listed.

92  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

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.


  • 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

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
45 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (45)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

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 (4)

Dr. Patel is a class act, knowledgeable doctor who is second to none. It's incredibly unfortunate that his office staff is rude, unprofessional and lied about certain details. I am not a patient but have to deal with his staff as my brother has brain damage and is 80% deaf. The lady up front has...more
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I have been coming here for several of years and everyone has just been so wonderful! I would highly recommend Dr. Patel!
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Excellent doctor, friendly, great care. Almost a decade of great care. Thank you Dr Patel.
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Unprofessional office staff
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