Dr. Neela Patel, MD

Dr. Neela Patel, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Neela Patel, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from Kempegowda Institute Of Medical Sciences in 1992 and specializes in geriatric medicine and family medicine.

2833 Babcock Rd Ste 302

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

(210) 450-9890

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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 Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Arthritis more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Hypertension more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension
Allergic Reaction
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Allergic Reaction more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a geriatrician, I believe in holistic care of older adults. I believe in treating the whole person and where they come from, the social support they have rather than the heart, the glucose etc. I strongly believe in the team approach and coordi...

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine

Education

  • 2009
    University Of Texas Health Science Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2009
  • 2008
    University Of Texas Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital
    2008
  • 2006
    University Of Texas Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital
    2006
  • 1992
    Kempegowda Institute Of Medical Sciences
    Medical School
    1992
  • 1987
    Womens College
    Undergraduate School
    1987

Languages

  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Kannada
  • Tamil

Awards

Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Patel

4.3

Based on 11 reviews

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1 Star
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Very pleased with Dr. Patel. Very thorough, and always teaching her staff in an encouraging way. I would recommend her to anyone in search of a a high performing physician in geriatric medicine.
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Dr. Patel has a calm reassuring manner with geriatric patients. My mother is 90 years old and feels very comfortable with Dr. Patel.
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Dr. Patel for 5 months has been unable to get me a simple CPAP mask. I requested one on my first visit & many times after, at least 4 times in person & too many calls. Five times I have been told I would be called to make arrangements. Not one call. Untreated sleep apnea is a life threatening...Read More
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This is a dream doctor. We decided to change to a geriatric physician after about 16 years with another doctor because of long waits in the waiting room, unanswered calls, problems with medicine refills, etc. Dr. Patel was a breath of fresh air. Appts are on time, staff was friendly and helpful,...Read More
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