Dr. Purvisha Patel, MD

Dr. Purvisha Patel, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Purvisha Patel, MD is a dermatologist in Germantown, TN and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys in 2001 and specializes in dermatology.

7658 Poplar Pike

Germantown, TN 38138

Contact Information

(901) 759-2322

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 97% of peers
Skin Cancer
very high
more than 96% 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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

50  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

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

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
112 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (113)

  • 5
    (43)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (5)
  • 2
    (7)
  • 1
    (55)

Dr. Patel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (20)

I am fortunate to have good insurance and great doctors; however, Dr. Patel's services are not good. Her communication skills are poor and the accuracy of her medical records is horrible. I had 2 biopsies done on 2 different areas. One came back as cancerous. When I went in for the Mohs...more
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I've seen Dr. Patel 6 or 7 times - most recently in 02/2018. She and her staff have always been pleasant and professional. Yes, they can seem rushed, but medical professionals in high demand are busy. Dr. Patel is considered tops in her field - especially for Mohs surgery. As with any "in demand"...more
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Dr. Patel was incredibly unprofessional and condisending. As an educated woman and a physician spouse I’m particular about who I see. Since I was new to the area I took a risk with no recommendation. I normally see experts in their field (published, academic physicians that are highly ethical and...more
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Called yo make an appointment for a very bad rash. Great place. Seen the same day. Thanks for the immediate help!!
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Dr. Patel was very attentive to my concerns, she spent time trying to advise the best treatment options for my skin and after care. I will be back for my yearly checks with her. The entire staff was friendly and accommodating.
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