Dr. Mukund Patel, MD

Dr. Mukund Patel, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
(27)
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Dr. Mukund Patel, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Medical College Baroda, Maharaja Sayajirao University Of Baroda in 1967 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.

6900 4th Ave

Brooklyn, NY 11209

Contact Information

(718) 435-4944

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 97% 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.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

4 Malpractice Claims
  • Settlement : 8/15/2013
    Amount or Range: Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: Kings County, NY
    State: New York
  • Settlement : 4/18/2014
    Amount or Range: Below Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: Kings County, NY
    State: New York
  • Settlement : 6/24/2015
    Amount or Range: Below Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: Kings County, NY
    State: New York
  • Settlement : 11/17/2015
    Amount or Range: Above Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: 11219
    State: New York
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

  • Medical College Baroda, Maharaja Sayajirao University Of Baroda
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Graduate Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Maimonides Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1971

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

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
27 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Patel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I went to see Dr. Patel about shooting pains in my left thumb. He misdiagnosed it as a glomus tumor and has me scheduled for a follow up visit to have it removed. Upon my second visit to see his on site surgeon who was supposed to do the procedure, examines me and tells me there's nothing wrong...more
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Dr Patel is certainly losing it. Not to be considered at all for surgery or treatment of the hand. He did a trigger release on my finger about two years ago. It was fine, so when the same condition happened to another finger, I went back to see him. He told me he would get authorization for me to...more
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To make a long story short, I went for the 1st.time for a consultation the end of October, He suggested to pay $100 for an Ultrasound but it happens that I didn't have the money so I called back the first week of November and spoke to April Lee and asked her for her to get me a referral since she's...more
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