Dr. Neelakshi Patel, MD

Dr. Neelakshi Patel, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Neelakshi Patel, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Los Gatos, CA. She graduated from Government Medical College Jabalpur and specializes in rheumatology.

700 W Parr Ave Ste A

Los Gatos, CA 95032

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% 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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Patel "Neelakshi Patel, MD, is one of the 300 Stanford Medicine-affiliated providers located throughout the Bay Area. She is board certified in Rheumatology."

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

52  Conditions Treated

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4  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.


  • Government Medical College Jabalpur
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Patel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Patel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr Patel is an excellent, conscientious, knowledgeable and caring doctor. As busy as she is, I never feel like I am being rushed and never wait very long to see her. Excellent response on prescription renewals. On-site lab,x-ray and MRI is very convenient. She is competent and caring. I highly...more
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My initial appt was ok. She diagnosed me with Sjogrems disease and ordered lab and X-ray of my lungs. Both of which were done at her office. (BTW, very expensive lab! Over $700 for blood and urine work!). She said she would call me in 7-10 days with results and next steps. I waited and waited....more
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Smart, with a great memory for your last visits/family etc, willing to go out of her way to research meds (especially as I have a really rare disease). Very personable. Easy to talk to. Extremely competent
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She is a good doctor.Compassionate,gentle & she answers all the questions with patience and examines thoroughly. She gives enough time for the patient to feel comfortable & confident with the examination & diagnosis. However,it is a shame that her staff: reception & especially her medical...more
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I had undiagnosed RA that Dr Patel easily detected without any prior testing. After testing she was absolutely right and the 5 doctors I went to previously did not even mention RA!! My treatments have had the normal ups and downs but for the most part they have dramatically helped. Dr Patel is a...more
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