Dr. Mahendra Patel, MD

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Age 71
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Dr. Mahendra Patel, MD
Dr. Mahendra Patel, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Hammond, IN. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 48 years. Dr. Patel is affiliated with University of Illinois Hospital and Health Science System, Franciscan Health Hammond and Ingalls Memorial Hospital.

835 169th St

Hammond, IN 46324

Contact Information

(219) 932-1220

Dr. Mahendra Patel, MD

Dr. Mahendra Patel, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • 6 More

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Mahendra A. Patel graduated from the Baroda Medicbut al College, Gujarat, India in 1969. He works in Homewood, IL and Hammond, Indiana location and specializes in Family Medicine and Internal Medicine. Dr. Patel is affiliated with Franciscan St Margaret Health-Dyer, Ingalls Memorial Hospital and Saint Margarets Hospitals

He is extremely liked by his patients because of his excellent bedside manner, dedication and commitment to his profession and some of them he has been treating for more than 35 years or so.

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Dr. Patel's Experience

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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 Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • Board actions found
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Patel does not have any board certifications listed.

20

Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Menopause
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

0 Sanctions

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

1 Board Action
  • Other (1/23/2017)
    Action Taken: License Placed on Inactive Status
    Summary: Patel, Mahendra A MD: License #036049080: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician surrendered his DEA Registration. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation placed the physician's license voluntarily and permanently in INACATIVE status.
    State: Illinois

Education

  • Government Medical College Baroda
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hyde Park Comm Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
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 (1)
in Homewood,IL |
He is very attentative,concerned and overall GREAT!!!!!!
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Dr. Patel accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Advantage
    Blue Choice
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois HMO-High
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
    Blue Precision HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    IHP Discount Card
    Integrated Health Plan (IHP)
    Integrated Health Plan (IHP) PPO
    Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
    MultiPlan Admar PPO
    MultiPlan Formost PPO
    MultiPlan PPO
    MultiPlan Wellmark PPO
    PHCS Network
    PHCS Network EPO
    PHCS Network POS
    PHCS Open Access PPO
    RAN/AMN
    ValuePoint
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Priority Health
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
    AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
    AARP Medicare Complete Value HMO
    AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
    AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
    Arizona Physicians IPA
    Basic PPO
    Choice
    Choice EPO
    Choice HMO
    Choice Plus
    Choice Plus EPO
    Choice Plus HMO
    Choice Plus PPO
    Commercial HMO
    Community Plan
    Compass
    Copay Select
    Core
    Core Essentials
    Core PPO
    Edge
    Empire Plan
    FlexPoint PPO
    Freedom Plan Direct
    Freedom Plan Metro POS
    Golden Rule HMO
    Golden Rule POS
    Golden Rule PPO
    Healthy Kids
    Heritage Choice
    Heritage Select
    Medicaid HMO
    Medicare Advantage
    Medicare Advantage - Chronic Complete HMO-SNP
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Medicare Supplement PPO
    Navigate POS
    Options
    Options EPO
    Options POS
    Options PPO
    Optum Choice
    OptumHealth Care Solutions

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Hospitals where Dr. Patel has admitting privileges

Franciscan Health Hammond
5454 Hohman Ave
Hammond, IN 46320
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Ingalls Memorial Hospital
1 Ingalls Dr
Harvey, IL 60426
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