Dr. Pratik Patel, MD

Dr. Pratik Patel, MD

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Age 49
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Dr. Pratik Patel, MD is a cardiology specialist in Somerset, NJ and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School in 1997 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

51 Veronica Ave

Somerset, NJ 08873

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 93% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 91% 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.

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

51  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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26  Procedures

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

  • UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Umdnj R W Johnson Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Health Center of Pittsburgh
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Patel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
19 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

This doctor is extremely smart and his resume shows it. He's also very nice. He is, however, the worst doctor I have ever had where communication was concerned. He told me nothing regarding my stress test. Also, I had to request the echo results to bring to my personal physician to review with...more
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We love this man . He is a wonderful Dr. Who treats myself and my husband . He has done stents on my husband and he is doing great. I would definitely recommend this man as your cardiologist . If we could we would give him more then 5 stars !
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I feel very in his care. He's knowledgeable and caring. Takes time to know you and your lifestyle. Recently I wasn't sure if I could take an over the counter medicine. Left message with his nurse. Dr Patel called Me back. I appreciate his caring ways and his medical expertise. Thank you...more
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Excellent, compassionate MD, both on inpatient and outpatient basis. Takes time to listen and educate. Recommend highly
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I had 3 blockages and one was 99% blockage, I was told by a VA doctor during a heart catheterization that I needed bypass. Thanks to Dr Patel, I didn't have to go through the dangers of open heart surgery especially being a Jehovah's Witness. He put stints in and a Ballon in another and I feel...more
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