Dr. Nilesh Patel, MD

Dr. Nilesh Patel, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Nilesh Patel, MD is a general surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Umdnj-Robt W Johnson Med Sch in 1999 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.

14603 Huebner Rd Bldg 2

San Antonio, TX 78230

Contact Information

(210) 695-2757

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna

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Top Care Areas

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Esophageal Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Patel does not have any board certifications listed.

2  Conditions Treated

12  Procedures

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Umdnj-Robt W Johnson Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Patel has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
17 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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  • 1

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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Excellent results but horrible service after. Once you pay your bill good luck this is a cash cow service.. good luck ! I lost 125 lbs. but i did this myself with out the help of this doctor or office sure they gave me the tools. But pretty much your on your own..
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After surgery I never seen or heard from Dr.My nails turned blue after I got home and I could not get ahold of anyone.They gave me an emergency number to call if I needed it BUT no one ever answered the phone or called me back.No support what so ever.Did surgery, took money and put me out to...more
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I didn't have any doubt in Dr. Patel's ability to perform or his knowledge of the procedure but he never actively engaged conversation or concern with me. I felt like another sheep with a number running through his office. Did not have any personalization of care, not him nor one other person...more
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Had Gastric Sleeve surgery with hernia repair on 10/19 with Dr. Patel. The doctor prescribed 7 days worth or pain medication which I made last 16 days. When I called the office to request a refill I was told they would not refill the pain medication and I should alternate Tylenol and Motrin. Not...more
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First actually Dr. visit after surgery, 5 months as recommended. Was told to schedule appt for 60 days receptionist said to wait til closer to schedule due to holidays. Left 2 messages no response. Almost 11 months since surgery. Once they get paid, they are done.
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