Dr. Nishita Patel, MD

Dr. Nishita Patel, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  

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Dr. Nishita Patel, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Daytona Beach, FL and has been practicing for 11 years. She specializes in ophthalmology.Read her story

Halifax Health - Ophthalmology

517 N Clyde Morris Blvd

Daytona Beach, FL 32114
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Employers Health Network
  • Humana
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Preferred Care Partners
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

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

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."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

33  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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9  Procedures

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.


  • 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
12 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

good doctor , very nice, professional , knowledgeable , friendly,
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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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Does not rush. Is very patient
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Very thorough, clean and very courteous the office staff was friendly and very helpful
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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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