Dr. Jitesh Patel, MD

Colorectal SurgeryMaleAge 43

Dr. Patel
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Vascular Medicine Clinic - Wing D

740 N Limestone Fl 1 Rm L119 Lexington, KY 40536

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(859) 257-3253

Dr. Jitesh Patel, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Lexington, KY and has over 18 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School medical school in 2003. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Banner - University Medical Center South and Banner University Medical Center Tucson. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Patel to book an appointment.

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Dr. Patel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Colorectal Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Colorectal Cancer more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Hamartomatous Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer, Familial
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer
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Abdominoplasty
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel performs Abdominoplasty more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Patel performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Sphincterotomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel performs Sphincterotomy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Patel performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Patel's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystectomy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Familial Polyposis
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Megacolon
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Ventral Hernia

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Dr. Patel accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Anthem Essential-KY
Balanced Blue Access-KY PPO
Balanced Pathway Transition-KY HMO
Balanced Pathway-KY HMO
Balanced Pathway-KY PPO
Baptist HCA-KY
Blue Access - UL1 Tiered Network-KY PPO
Blue Access-KY
Blue Access-KY PPO
Blue Preferred-KY
Blue Traditional-KY
Bronze Blue Access w/HSA-KY PPO
Bronze Blue Access-KY PPO
Bronze Pathway for HSA-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway Transition for HSA-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway Transition w/HSA-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway Transition X-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway Transition-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway w/HSA - SG-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway w/HSA-KY PPO
Bronze Pathway X for HSA-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway X Transition for HSA-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway X-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway- SG-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway-KY PPO
Bronze Pathway-KY PPO Plus
Catastrophic Pathway Transition X-KY HMO
Catastrophic Pathway Transition-KY HMO
Catastrophic Pathway X-KY HMO
Catastrophic Pathway-KY HMO
Gold Blue Access-KY PPO
Gold Pathway - SG-KY HMO
Gold Pathway Transition (Pathway - / Small Grp)-KY HMO
Gold Pathway Transition X-KY HMO
Gold Pathway Transition-KY HMO
Gold Pathway X-KY HMO
Gold Pathway-KY HMO
Gold Pathway-KY PPO
Gold Pathway-KY PPO Plus
Kentucky Employees Health Plan (KEHP)
KentuckyOne-KY
Lumenos Plans-KY
Methodist Hospital-KY
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Norton Healthcare Blue Access Tiered-KY PPO
Pathway Transition (Pathway - / Small Grp)-KY HMO
Pathway Transition-KY HMO
Pathway X Transition (Network - On Exchange)-KY HMO
Pathway X Transition (Pathway X - /Indiv via Exchange)-KY HMO
Pathway X-KY HMO
Pathway-KY
Pathway-KY HMO
Platinum Blue Access-KY PPO
Platinum Pathway - SG-KY HMO
Platinum Pathway-KY PPO
Platinum Pathway-KY PPO Plus
Silver Blue Access w/HSA-KY PPO
Silver Blue Access-KY PPO
Silver Pathway for HSA-KY HMO
Silver Pathway Transition (Pathway - / Small Grp)-KY HMO
Silver Pathway Transition for HSA-KY HMO
Silver Pathway Transition w/HSA-KY HMO
Silver Pathway Transition X-KY HMO
Silver Pathway Transition-KY HMO
Silver Pathway w/HSA - SG-KY HMO
Silver Pathway w/HSA-KY PPO
Silver Pathway X for HSA-KY HMO
Silver Pathway X Transition for HSA-KY HMO
Silver Pathway X-KY HMO
Silver Pathway- SG-KY HMO
Silver Pathway-KY HMO
Silver Pathway-KY PPO
Silver Pathway-KY PPO Plus
St. Joseph's-KY
The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHHN)-KY
UK RHP-Regional Health Plan-KY
UK-Indemnity-KY
UK-KY EPO
UK-KY HMO
UK-KY PPO
UK-Medicare Carve-Out-KY
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Jitesh Patel, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Lexington, KY and has over 18 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University...Read more

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2011
Barnes Jewish/Washington Univ
Fellowship Hospital
2009
Allegheny General Hospital
Residency Hospital
2004
Allegheny General Hospital
Internship Hospital
2003
University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Medical School
1999
Seton Hall Univ
Undergraduate School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Jitesh Patel, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Patel has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Jitesh Patel, MD accepting new patients?

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Does Dr. Jitesh Patel, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Jitesh Patel, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Patel frequently treats Colorectal Cancer, Abdominoplasty, and Sphincterotomy. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Patel treats.

Where is Dr. Jitesh Patel, MD's office located?

Dr. Patel's office is located at 740 N Limestone Fl 1 Rm L119, Lexington, KY 40536. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Vascular Medicine Clinic - Wing D

Vascular Medicine Clinic - Wing D740 N Limestone Fl 1 Rm L119 Lexington, KY 40536
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Patel is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Banner - University Medical Center South

Tucson, AZ

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

Banner University Medical Center Tucson

Tucson, AZ

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital Pavilion H

Lexington, KY

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received