Dr. Jay Patel, DO

Dr. Jay Patel, DO

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 35
Dr. Jay Patel, DO is a general surgery specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Midwestern University Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2008 and specializes in general surgery, surgical oncology, and more.Read his story

800 8th Ave Ste 616

Fort Worth, TX 76104

Contact Information

(682) 206-0363

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Top Care Areas

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 93% of peers
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
very high
more than 91% of peers
more than 83% of peers

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Dr. Patel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Patel "Dr. Jay Patel is a surgeon at North Texas Surgical Specialists in Fort Worth, who specializes in minimally invasive surgery, robotic surgery, surgical oncology, bariatric surgery, general surgery, and trauma/critical care. He treats residents of the Fort Worth area for a variety of health concerns ranging from GERD to cancer.Dr. Patel attended medical school at the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine. After graduation, he completed his residency at Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth. He also completed a fellowship at the Valley Hospital's Blumenthal Cancer Center. Dr. Patel is affiliated with several hospitals in Texas, including North Hills Hospital, Medical Center Arlington, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital, Baylor All Saints Medical Center, and Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth. He also holds memberships in several professional organizations, including the American College of Surgeons, the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, the Texas Medical Association, and the Society of Surgical Oncology."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Patel "I love what I do, whether it's oncology, robotic, or general surgery procedures involving cancers of the thyroid and parathyroid glands, the breast, the gastrointestinal tract, and those related to gallbladder disease. I am fascinated about robotic surgery, the future of surgery."

10  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Oncology
  • Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Patel does not have any board certifications listed.

78  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Surgery
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Creighton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • Midwestern University Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • University of Texas Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • The Valley Hospital-Blumenthal Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

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

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

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16 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Patel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Patient Comments (8)

I was referred to Dr. Patel by two of my patients. I have been in the nursing field and patient referrals go a long way. I asked my own doctor (my employer) what he thought about me having surgery for weight loss and he thought that it was a good idea with my health issues and habits but he...more
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To the office of Dr. Jay Patel, First of I would like to thank you, and your staff for making my decision for Bariatric surgery, one of the best decisions I could have made. Since my decision, my surgery and the days to follow have been a transition of peace, and pain free. I'd like to thank you,...more
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Great Surgeon that's concerned about his patients. Thank you for all you do!
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Dr. Patel has a very good bedside manner with his patients. His staff is very professional if I have to leave a message they will call right back. Most times they are available. He gave my husband his life back. If you follow all of his instructions it doesn't take long for surgery. Apart from the ...more
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I have a rare condition called Achalasia. Dr patel did a heller myotomy on me. He told me he had done this surgery 3 times. Normally I would have been very nervous but Dr patel had my trust immediately. Anyway I had the surgery and everything went 100% perfect. Dr patel is a amazing Dr. I highly...more
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