Dr. Prabhaker Patel, MD

Dr. Prabhaker Patel, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(22)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Prabhaker Patel, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Blackwood, NJ. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 39 years.

901 Route 168 Ste 101

Blackwood, NJ 08012

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Major Depressive Disorder
very high
more than 97% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers
Psychiatric Evaluation
normal
more than 73% of peers

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

Dr. Patel does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
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Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Sri Krishna Medical College, Bihar University, Muzaffarpur, Bihar, India
    Medical School | Graduated 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Patel has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Patel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
2.0
based on 22 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Patel's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    FAIR
  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    FAIR
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Sicklerville, NJ` |
Let's start with I am NOT a "mamby pamby" person who was looking for drugs. I HATE drugs, so quite the contrary. After 7 years as a patient, I am DONE. I recently discovered he had no idea what he was even treating me for yet alone my name. The average wait time is an hour and a half. He often ignores questions as if he never even heard you speak. He is only interested in writing as many scripts as he can. End of story. If you value your sanity, stay away!
in Swedesboro, NJ |
I had been a patient of Dr Patel for several years-and at each appointment he asks me my name. As if he's never met me before. He also ignores questions- literally does not acknowledge That I said anything. And I don't feel he is sympathetic or wants to hear how I was am actually doing. Seemed like he just wanted to write a script with as little effort as possible and move on to the next patient His partner Dr Harb seems to be much more caring and compassionate. Wish I could switch to Dr barb
in Glendora |
I have been a patient of Dr. Patel since 2010 he isn't only my doctor he has become my friend and he is the man I credit for saving my life. He is a no nonsense man and most of these mamby pambys writing negative reviews are angry because he won't Jist write a script for those people seeking certain medications.
in Turnersville, NJ |
This Dr. is should not be treating patients. He had a stack of files on the desk and I was treated like the next in the stack. He didn't listen to my issues or concerns. I was anxious and depressed due major health problems. He insisted i was bipolar and handed me a stack of scripts. This entire session lasted the most 10 minutes. I had 6 or more appointments with him to see if things would change. No such luck, every visit was the same. I went to a different Dr. after that.
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Dr. Patel accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Patel has admitting privileges

Kennedy University Hospital - Cherry Hill
2201 Chapel Ave W
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
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