Dr. Hitesh K. Patel, MD

Accepting
New Patients

Dr. Hitesh K. Patel, MD

Neurology | Male

MemorialCare Medical Group 675 Camino De Los Mares Ste 200, San Clemente, CA 92673 Get Directions
(949) 542-8865

Learn about this Doctor

Personal Bio

"I chose a career in medicine because of my desire to help others and my passions for problem solving and...Read more

Dr. Patel's Experience

82Experience
Match
Experience Match

See how Dr. Patel's experience matches your preferences.

1
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

27
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

1
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Patel

Dr. Patel accepts 8 insurance carriers

View all insurance carriers

8 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment

/* /.overlay-container */}

Reviewing Dr. Patel

Dr. Patel's Review Details
4.1 based on 9 responses
Help millions around the nation find the right doctor by sharing your experience with your doctor.
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
     (9)
  • Helpfulness
     (9)
  • Staff
     (9)
  • Scheduling
     (8)
Experience with Dr. Patel
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (9)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (9)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (9)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (9)
Dr. Patel's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (8)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (9)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (9)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes (9)
Open Full Survey+
in Coto de Caza, CA |
I bring my mom to see Dr. Patel. He is very competent and caring. He spends extra time to make sure we understand and are comfortable with his recommendations.
Have you seen Dr. Hitesh K. Patel, MD?
Are you Dr. Hitesh K. Patel, MD? Post a response on your personalized profile.

Compare Dr. Patel

Compare this Doctor

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

View all 134 matches
×

Specialties

  • Neurology

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Dementia
  • Dystonia
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

Procedures Performed

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for California.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 0
    Sanctions

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

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What are board actions

Education

  • Medical School
    Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2008

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of California Irvine Medical Center

    Completed in 2012

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of California Irvine Medical Center

    Completed in 2013

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

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 free profile.

×

Dr. Patel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurology
  • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
×

Why Does Experience Matter?

Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.

×

Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Patel

Overall Patient Satisfaction Score

Dr. Patel's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
Under 10 minutes

Experience with Dr. Patel

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
×

Dr. Patel says...

"I chose a career in medicine because of my desire to help others and my passions for problem solving and science. I specialized in Neurology because of the complexity and unique challenges presented by neurological disorders. I look forward to working with my patients to help them improve the health quality of their lives."

Dr. Patel earned a bachelor's degree in behavioral science and health and a Master's degree in Public Health from the University of Utah in Salt Lake City prior to entering medical school.

Through the University of Utah, Dr. Patel participated in Field Studies in Thailand and Peru, and acted as Student Director for a Service Learning project in India. During his residency and Fellowship, he conducted lectures and symposiums on a variety of neurological topics such as neurodegenerative disorders and epilepsy. Within Neurology, Dr. Patel has special interests in: Headache Disorders, Neuropathy, Neuromuscular Disorders, Epilepsy, and Electrodiagnostic studies such as EMG and Nerve Conduction studies. Among his many honors, he received the Neurology Resident Excellence Award while at UCI.

When not in the office, Dr. Patel enjoys playing and watching a number of different sports including: basketball, football, skiing and biking.