Dr. Rakesh Patel, DO

Dr. Rakesh Patel, DO

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(28)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Rakesh Patel, DO is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

9539 Huffmeister Rd Ste 200

Houston, TX 77095

Contact Information

(832) 593-8100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
59

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Back Pain
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Emphysema
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gout
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Insomnia
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Patel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
2.5
based on 28 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Patel's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Houston, TX |
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...more
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Cypress, TX |
They wanted a $50 deposit just to make an appointment!
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in Spring, TX |
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...more
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in Cypress, TX |
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...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Patel accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Patel has admitting privileges

North Cypress Medical Center
21214 Northwest Fwy
Cypress, TX 77429
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