Dr. Puraj Patel, DO

Dr. Puraj Patel, DO

Bariatric Surgery  ·  

Accepting new patients

Dr. Puraj Patel, DO is a bariatric surgery specialist in West Bloomfield, MI. He specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.

Henry Ford Medical Group

6777 W Maple Rd

West Bloomfield, MI 48322
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Care Network of Michigan (BCN)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Disorders
more than 5% of peers

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5  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*

7  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Greenville Health System, Greenville, South Carolina
    Fellowship 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
21 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
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  • 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
Dr. Patel Says:

I truly appreciate the kind words and it has been a pleasure working with you.


Patient Comments (15)

Extremely professional and caring.
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Dr. Patel is wonderful! I can't say enough about how great he and the entire staff at Henry Ford West Bloomfield have been through my journey. I always feel like I am truly cared for and supported by all those I encounter at his office. Dr. Patel has helped change my life and I will be forever...more
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When I decided to go to the Bariatric Surgery Seminar, I did not expect to meet the actual surgeon who would be performing the operation. Since the first time I met Dr. Patel I felt comfortable that this Doctor has my best interest in mind. The surgery and recovery went very smoothly. I can’t say...more
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Dr. Patel and his team of dietitians certainly changed my life, from who I was before surgery to the person I am now. My health improved 100%, not just because of the surgery but from all support I received post surgery. I also like the fact that if your appointment is scheduled for 2pm, he's in...more
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Dr. Patel is an excellent physician - both in surgery and out. He takes plenty of time to answer all questions and concerns. His caring shines through in every encounter. Additionally, his entire team is extremely supportive and helpful. Everyone is willing to answer questions and explain things so...more
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