Dr. Nilem Patel, MD

Dr. Nilem Patel, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
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Dr. Nilem Patel, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from Saint George`s University / School of Medicine in 2005 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

1828 E Cesar E Chavez Ave Ste 4600

Los Angeles, CA 90033

Contact Information

(323) 307-8585

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Diabetes Counseling
very high
more than 91% 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

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

36  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration

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.

Education

  • University Of California Irvine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Saint George`s University / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Albany Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Albany Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Albany Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

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

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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

Dr. Patel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Very good listener , works with you and takes time to go over your health issues ! Very friendly .
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I have PPO insurance so if I need to make an appointment with a doctor I just call. I contacted the office as was told that I need to have a referral from another doctor. I do not have an HMO. I explained this to the receptionist but she still stated I need a referral. She seemed rushed and busy so...more
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She listen to me and understand my health issues. I think Dr. Nilem is very good doctor. Hariraj. Pathak
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Dr. Patel took the time to explain everything to me in layman's terms. She made me feel very comfortable at my first visit. She earned my trust. I am very pleased with the manner in which I was treated.
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