Dr. Kalpesh Patel, MD

Dr. Kalpesh Patel, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 39
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Dr. Kalpesh Patel, MD is a nephrology specialist in Northridge, CA and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Gujarat University / Byramjee Jeejeebhoy Medical College in 2001 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.Read his story

17075 Devonshire St Ste 303

Northridge, CA 91325

Contact Information

(818) 488-1840

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid of California
  • Medicare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Dehydration
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 95% 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. Kalpesh Patel MD has completed his Internal Medicine Residency at UCLA , worked at UCLA for Few years for providing quality health care and Health Improvement projects. Then He went to Cedars Sinai Medical center to do his Nephrology (Kidney Disease and Kidney Transplant) fellowship. He has been in Clinical Practice in San fernando Valley for last 10 years and well connected with Major SF valley hospitals and actively involved in Administration and Research Projects."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Patel "Strongly Believe in  Providing Quality Care in Kidney Diseases Including Chronic Kidney disease, End stage renal disease, Pre Kidney Transplant and Post Kidney Transplant related Care."

2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

45  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Gujarat University / Byramjee Jeejeebhoy Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Martin Luther King Drew Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • UCLA Olive View Medical Center UCLA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Patel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
8 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Patel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I'm so happy that we met dr. patel 4-5 years ago when my dad was in really bad shape. dr. patel is very knowledgeable, patient, and understanding. i truly feel he has the best interest of his patients. my dad and i completely trust him for my dad's care.
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Provider goes above and beyond to care for his patients.
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GREAT DOCTOR, REALLY NICE STAFF
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DR.PATEL IS A REALLY NICE DOCTOR THAT WILL LISTENT TO YOU AND MAKES SURE HE ANSWERS ALL YOUR QUESTIONS. HE WILL HELP DO HIS BEST TO HELP YOU.
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Yes, Staff very helpful. Dr Patel spent good amount of time with my dad. He is thorough and has good bedside manner
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