Dr. Rajendra Patel, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 46

General Surgery

Dr. Rajendra Patel, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Fall River, MA and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Patel has extensive experience in Peripheral Vascular Disease, Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy, and Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection. He graduated from Temple University School of Medicine medical school in 2000. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Charlton Memorial Hospital and Morton Hospital. His office is not accepting new patients.

Dr. Rajendra Patel, MD

Primary Care Center Vasculr Dis

901 S Main St Ste 102 Fall River, MA 2724 ()
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Patel

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Patel treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Patel treats other conditions, please contact the office at (508) 673-4329.

Peripheral Vascular Disease

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Disease specialists.

Dr. Patel is experienced in the area of Peripheral Vascular Disease. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
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Very High
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Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy

Carotid artery disease specialists diagnose and treat blockages in the main blood vessels to the brain caused by build-up of plaque. One treatment option is carotid endartectomy, in which surgeons remove the clogged lining of the carotid arteries.Compare with other Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy specialists.

Dr. Patel is experienced in the area of Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
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High
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Very High
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Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.Compare with other Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection specialists.

Dr. Patel is experienced in the area of Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Aortic Aneurysm
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
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Dr. Patel's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Colectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallstones
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphedema
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spider Veins
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Patel

3.9

Based on 7 ratings

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I would highly recommend Dr. R Patel , he has operated on me twice for Bilateral Carotid Stenosis. Surgery is always a life critical decision. I am very thankful to this man.
What went well
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Joseph Faella Jr. in Johnston, RI – Jun 24, 2018
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To deal with the incompetence of the “staff” first ! To have surgery canceled (fri) due to lack of communication!!! The other Dr called who was very nice and apologized. To be scheduled for a consult today and half way there to get a call this doctor doesn’t do my type of PORT “ Tanya “ who read my papers today ??? Why wasn’t this done last week and the other doctor have this same issue ?? my PORT not working with STAT orders and I’m brushed off! Disgusting!!!!!
What went well
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Melissa Renzi – May 15, 2018
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Biography

Dr. Rajendra Patel, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Fall River, MA and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Patel has extensive...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2007
Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2007
UPMC - Presbyterian
Residency Hospital
2000
Temple University School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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What are Dr. Rajendra Patel, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Patel frequently treats Peripheral Vascular Disease, Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy, and Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection. See all practice areas where Dr. Patel specializes.

Where is Dr. Rajendra Patel, MD's office located?

Dr. Patel's office is located at 901 S Main St Ste 102, Fall River, MA 2724. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Primary Care Center Vasculr Dis

Primacare Center for Vascular Diseases901 S Main St Ste 102 Fall River, MA 2724
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Practice

1524 Atwood Ave Ste 343 Johnston, RI 2919
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Patel is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Charlton Memorial Hospital

Fall River, MA

68% Patients that would definitely recommend, 2% lower than the national average

2 Awards Received

Morton Hospital

Taunton, MA

47% Patients that would definitely recommend, 23% lower than the national average

3 Awards Received

Roger Williams Medical Center

Providence, RI

73% Patients that would definitely recommend, 3% higher than the national average

Saint Anne's Hospital

Fall River, MA

81% Patients that would definitely recommend, 11% higher than the national average

9 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)