Dr. Pooja Patel, MD

Save

Ophthalmology | Female

IU Health Opthalmology 1300 State St Ste 1B La Porte, IN 46350 Get Directions
Dr. Pooja Patel, MD
Dr. Pooja Patel, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in La Porte, IN. Dr. Patel is affiliated with Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital.

Learn about this doctor

Dr. Patel's Experience

0ExperienceMatch
Experience Match

See how Dr. Patel's experience matches your preferences.

1
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

9
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

8
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Patel

Dr. Patel accepts 8 insurance carriers

Dr. Patel is now accepting new patients

Affiliated Hospitals

Hospital Quality
Check out the quality of care at the 1 hospitals where Dr. Patel has admitting privileges.

Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
4.3
based on 4 total reviews (3 with comments)
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 (3)
She is one of the most kind, empathetic, and above all knowledgeable physicians around. She takes the time to hear out your problems and works tirelessly until a solution is found. I would recommend her without hesitation to any of my friends. If I have any problems with my eyes again in the future, I'm going straight back to her.
La Porte |
novice surgeon
in La Porte, IN |
I recently had an emergent situation and my usual doctor was in surgery so could not see me. Dr. Patel was available and so I went to see her. She was kind and caring and immediately could see the urgency of my problem. She diagnosed and treated it and closely followed my progress until it was resolved. Each visit she was just as thorough and she listened to my concerns. I am happy she has joined my usual doctors practice and would have no hesitation going to her for anything.
Have you seen Dr. Pooja Patel, MD?
Are you Dr. Patel?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Compare Dr. Patel

Compare this Doctor
View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.
View all 10 matches

Dr. Patel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  •  Malpractice claims in Indiana not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Background Check

  • n/a
    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What are board actions

Conditions Treated

  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Refractive Error
  • Thyroid Eye Disease

Education

  • Medical School
    Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
  • Internship Hospital
    Reading Hosp & Mc
  • Residency Hospital
    Tulane University Hospital and Clinic
  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Pennsylvania

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

Dr. Patel does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Patel and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Performed

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Humphrey Visual Field Test for Glaucoma
  • Lesion Removal
  • Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery