Dr. Rakeshkumar C. Patel, MD

Dr. Rakeshkumar C. Patel, MD

Family Medicine | Male | 47 years old

I really enjoy collaborating with patients regarding all aspects of their health. Together, we incorporate...Read more

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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      Dr. Patel accepts 44 insurance carriers

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      44 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

      • AARP
      • Aetna
      • Ameriben
      • Arizona PHCS
      • Assurant Health
      • AZ Benefit Options
      • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
      • Banner Health
      • Bashas Benefit Trust
      • Beech Street (Multiplan)
      • Benesight
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Caremark Pharmacy
      • CHAMPVA
      • Cigna
      • City of Mesa Health Plan
      • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
      • Comprehensive Medical and Dental Program (CMDP)
      • CopperPoint Mutual
      • Coventry Health Care
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
      • Golden Rule
      • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
      • Health Net
      • HealthSmart
      • Humana
      • LifeWise
      • Lovelace Health Plan
      • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
      • Medicare
      • Mercy Care
      • Meritain Health
      • MetLife
      • MultiPlan
      • Private HealthCare Systems
      • Pyramid Life
      • SCAN Health Plan
      • Southwest Service Administrators, Inc.
      • Tricare
      • Triwest
      • UniCare
      • UnitedHealthCare
      • Unum
      • Zenith Administrators Inc

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      Dr. Patel's Review Details
      4 based on 12 responses
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      Experience with Dr. Patel
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (12)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (12)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (12)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Patel's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (12)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
         (12)
      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
         (12)
      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        10 – 15 minutes (11)
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      Scottsdale AZ |
      Very rude staff, Dr has horrible bedside manner. Very bad experience.
      in Phoenix, AZ |
      Staff was rude and very unfriendly
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      Specialties

      • Family Medicine
      • Diabetes Medicine
      • Preventive Cardiology

      Board Certifications

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      • Family Practice

      Conditions Treated

      • Abnormal Thyroid
      • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
      • Aortic Aneurysm
      • Aortic Valve Disease
      • Arrhythmias
      • Atrial Fibrillation
      • Atrial Flutter
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Benign Tumor
      • Bone Disorders
      • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
      • Cancer
      • Cardiomegaly
      • Cardiomyopathy
      • Carotid Artery Disease
      • Chest Pain
      • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
      • Congenital Heart Defects
      • Congestive Heart Failure
      • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
      • Diabetes
      • Diabetes Type 1
      • Diabetes Type 2
      • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
      • Endocarditis
      • Goiter
      • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
      • Heart Disease
      • Heart Palpitations
      • Hypercalcemia
      • Hyperkalemia
      • Hyperlipidemia
      • Hypertension
      • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
      • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
      • Hypertensive Heart Disease
      • Hyperthyroidism
      • Hypoglycemia
      • Hypokalemia
      • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
      • Hypotension
      • Hypothyroidism
      • Kidney Disease
      • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
      • Lipid Disorders
      • Malaise and Fatigue
      • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
      • Mitral Valve Disease
      • Obesity
      • Osteopenia
      • Osteoporosis
      • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
      • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Skin Cancer
      • Sports Injuries
      • Symptomatic Menopause
      • Syncope
      • Testicular Dysfunction
      • Thrombosis
      • Thyroid Disease
      • Tricuspid Valve Disease
      • Vascular Disease
      • Vitamin D Deficiency

      Procedures Performed

      • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
      • Blood Draw
      • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
      • Cardiac Electrophysiology
      • Cardiac Imaging
      • Cardiovascular Stress Test
      • Cardioversion, Elective
      • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
      • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
      • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
      • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
      • Immunization
      • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
      • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
      • Physical Examination
      • Skin Biopsy
      • Thoracentesis
      • Vasectomy
      • Wellness Examination

      Background Check

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        Malpractice Claims not available

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      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Wayne State University School of Medicine

        Graduated in 1995

      • Internship Hospital
        Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center

        Completed in 1996

      • Residency Hospital
        Oakwood Medical Center

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      • Media & Publications

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Patel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Family Medicine
      • Board certified in Family Practice
      • Malpractice claims in Arizona not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Patel's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Patel

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Patel's Care Philosophy

      I really enjoy collaborating with patients regarding all aspects of their health. Together, we incorporate your own health goals with all of your health factors - family history, nutrition, exercise, medications and lifestyle - into a comprehensive plan of action to help you live the healthiest life possible. http://www.azsunfm.com