Dr. Rakesh Patel, DO

Dr. Rakesh Patel, DO

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Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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46 y/o
(28)

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Dr. Rakesh Patel, DO is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Endocrine & Psychiatry Clinic

9539 Huffmeister Rd Ste 200

Houston, TX 77095
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Insurance Accepted

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

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Patel's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Diabetes Type 2
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Vitamin D Deficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Vitamin D Deficiency more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Patel's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hyperaldosteronism
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Rakesh Patel, DO is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

  • 1998
    Univ Of North Texas Health Science Center Texas College Of Osteopathic Medicine, University Of North Texas Health Science Center At Fort Worth
    Medical School
    1998

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Patel

2.5

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
10.714285714285714%
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1 Star
50%
(14)

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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Patel's Performance
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My husband and I have been going to Dr. Patel for several years now. I would highly recommend Dr. Patel to anyone needing a friendly caring doctor. After seeing the nurse to update your file with meds etc. you are then taken directly to his office to discuss your bloodwork. He is very...Read More
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They wanted a $50 deposit just to make an appointment!
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I always saw an assistant and never Dr. Patel. They gave my name and contact information to a medicine sales rep without my permission. I would see personal papers I gave them as well as other patients information laying haphazardly around the office for other patients to see. Very unprofessional...Read More
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I went to there office twice already but never met Dr Patel only the Nurse Practitioner. I am a new patient and I was not reviewed by the Doctor, I felt strange and when I asked why is that the Dr is not meeting the patient the nurse mentioned that he will meet next time. When I went back again I...Read More
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