Dr. Paresh Patel, MD

Dr. Paresh Patel, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
60 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Paresh Patel, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Overland Park, KS and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in gastroenterology, transplant hepatology, and more.Read his story

Kansas City Gastroenterology & Hepatology Physicians Group

5701 W 119th St Ste 345

Overland Park, KS 66209
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Kansas, Inc.

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 96% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Patel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Patel "Paresh R. Patel, MD, is a board-certified gastroenterology specialist with expertise in all areas of clinical gastroenterology and hepatology. Dr. Patel has specialized skills in diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy including biopsies of the liver and endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography (ERCP), a diagnostic procedure for diseases of the liver, bile ducts and pancreas. Dr. Patel is a diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. He is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterology Association and the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. In addition to patient care, Dr. Patel also served as a clinical instructor of gastroenterology at the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center. He earned his medical degree from MS University, Medical College in India. Dr. Patel completed his internal medicine residency at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center, where he also completed his gastroenterology fellowship."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Patel "I am a member of Midwest Physicians, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient?s individual healthcare needs are met."

3  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology
  • Transplant Hepatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

80  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Ms University, Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Bronx Lebanon/Einstein
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Bronx Lebanon/Einstein
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

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
10 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr Patel had to do some surgery and a blood transfusion on me and gave me a hard time about it ever since. I also had potassium and magnesium out and he ended up talking to my work and lying to my job and told me I had no blood issues which I had 2 iron shots and then had to have a blood...more
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Thank you for reaching out and please know we take these concerns very seriously. While we are unable to discuss specific patient encounters publicly due to privacy laws, we would greatly appreciate the opportunity to speak with you further about your feedback. Please don't hesitate to reach out to me at (816) 361-0055, Anna F. Practice Manager.

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Great Dr very smart and will to tell you like it is which I like no candy coating
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Dr. Patel has performed procedures very professionally and with great success. He explains everything in detail and answers all questions carefully. I am very pleased with his work and the results. You can tell he cares for his patients. I highly recommend Dr. Paresh Patel.
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I felt immediately like he has my health as a priority as well as my comfort. He explained the changes he wanted to make. The staff was great in also making sure I understood all changes and follow up appointments.
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Dr. Patel is a great caring doctor and has a wonderful bedside manner. I highly recommend him and his staff.
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