Dr. Nishita Patel, MD

Dr. Nishita Patel, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
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Dr. Nishita Patel, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Daytona Beach, FL. She has been practicing for 11 years.Read her story

517 N Clyde Morris Blvd

Daytona Beach, FL 32114

Contact Information

(386) 425-0393

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Employers Health Network
  • Humana
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 90% of peers
Eye Infections
high
more than 82% of peers

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Dr. Patel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Patel "Nishita Patel, MD specializes in comprehensive eye care and cataract and lens implant surgery. As a native of Florida, Nishita Patel, MD grew up in Ft.Lauderdale. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Miami, and her doctorate of medicine from Florida State University College of Medicine. She completed her internship at Orlando Regional Medical Center and completed her ophthalmology residency at Yale University School of Medicine. Nishita Patel, MD is also a trauma surgeon for eye emergencies through the area's only Level II Trauma Center located at Halifax Health Medical Center in Daytona Beach, as well as the Chief of Ophthalmology for the hospital. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Patel "The care philosophy of our physicians and Team Members, is to provide exceptional service, through every encounter, every day to everyone. The mission statement of Halifax Health is to be the community healthcare leader through exceptional talent and superior patient-centered services delivered in a financially sustainable manner."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Stye
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Repair of Eye Laceration

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 Miami
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Fl State Univ Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Orlando Regional Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Yale University Sch Of Med Yale New Haven Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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
4.1
based on 11 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Patel's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Moved here from Illinois. Made appointment with Dr. Patel for diabetes. Staff and doctor very thorough. Very pleased with Dr. Patel.
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in Port Orange, Fl |
Does not rush. Is very patient
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in Ormond Beach, FL |
Very thorough, clean and very courteous the office staff was friendly and very helpful
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Tampa, FL |
I was recommended by another doctor in the emergency room to have a follow-up with doctor Patel.They we're very welcoming, nice, and helpful. They took good care of me till I was doing better.. I'd recommend anyone that is having a problems with they're eyes.
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We are happy you had a great experience with Dr. Patel and her caring staff. Thank you for your recommendation.
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in DeBary, FL |
Dr. Patel is truely amazing. She genuinely cares about her patients. She took the time to listen to my questions and never made me feel rushed. The office staff was nice and accommodating. I would highly recommend her to family and friends who want a compassionate, professional eye doctor.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Patel accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Employers Health Network
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
    Select HMO
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
  • Preferred Care Partners
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • Tricare
    Prime
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Patel has admitting privileges

Halifax Health - Medical Center of Port Orange
1041 Dunlawton Ave
Port Orange, FL 32127
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Halifax Health Medical Center of Daytona Beach
303 N Clyde Morris Blvd
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
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