Dr. Melvina Patel, MD

Dr. Melvina Patel, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
34 y/o
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Dr. Melvina Patel, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Astoria, NY and has been practicing for 6 years. She specializes in internal medicine.Read her story

NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens

4101 30th Ave

Astoria, NY 11103
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • VNS Choice

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Patel's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acidosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
ADHD and-or ADD
Administrative Physical
Alkalosis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anemia
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Back Pain
Bedsores
Bladder Diseases
Bladder Infection
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchitis
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Pain
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Common Cold
Confusion
Constipation
Contact Dermatitis
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Dehydration
Diabetes Mellitus, Permanent Neonatal - Pancreatic and Cerebellar Agenesis
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Ear Ache
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Enteritis
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gait Abnormality
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gonorrhea Screening
Gout
Hair Loss
Headache
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Herpes Simplex Screening
HIV Screening
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Indigestion
Influenza (Flu)
Insomnia
Intracranial Hematoma
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Knee Sprain
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Liver Function Test
Low Back Pain
Malaise and Fatigue
Migraine
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nasopharyngitis
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pharyngitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Plantar Fasciitis
Pneumonia
Polyneuropathy
Postnasal Drip
Pregnancy Test
Prostate Cancer Screening
Pulmonary Disease
Rash
Ringworm
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sepsis
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Sickle Cell Disease
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Syphilis Screening
Tension Headache
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Tobacco Use Disorder
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Trichomoniasis Screening
Ulcer
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Vaginosis Screening
Venous Insufficiency
Ventricular Arrhythmia
Vertigo
Viral Enteritis
Viral Infection
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wellness Examination

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2012
    New York Hospital of Queens
    Residency Hospital
    2012
  • 2009
    Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
    Medical School
    2009
  • SUNY New Paltz
    Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Gujarati
  • English

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Patel

4.2

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She is great doctor!!! I recommend Dr Patel to anyone!!!
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I really disagree with the last review of the patient saying Dr. Patel is the greatest and they go out of their way to see her. My last couple of visits with Dr. Patel was where she would argue with you about your symptoms and where she would play guessing games about your health and the last visit...Read More
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I love Dr. Patel. My husband and I have been going to her only for years, and we drive 30 min away to see her only. She is super courteous and truly cares about her patients. She is great at accommodating emergencies and always follows up when she says she will. I highly recommend her to anyone on...Read More
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Locations

NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens

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(718) 502-8164

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna EPO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Indemnity
Affinity Health Plan
Affinity Essential Bronze
Affinity Essential Gold
Affinity Essential Platinum
Affinity Essential Silver
Amida Care
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Elderplan
EmblemHealth
GHI EPO
GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) HMO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Oxford Health Plans HMO
Oxford Health Plans POS
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Empire Plan
Indemnity
UMR
United Behavioral Health
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice

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