Dr. Ramesh Patel, MB CHB

Hospital MedicineMaleAge 70

Dr. Patel
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Pediatric Adolescent Oncology

2653 Elm Ave Ste 200 Long Beach, CA 90806

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(562) 728-5000

Dr. Ramesh Patel, MB CHB is a Hospital Medicine Specialist in Long Beach, CA and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from U Natal medical school in 1977. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Patel to book an appointment.

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Dr. Patel's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Anxiety
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Arrhythmias
  • Asthma
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer Screening
  • Cellulitis
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Chickenpox
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diarrhea
  • Dysphagia
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Epilepsy
  • Erythropoietin Test
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Fever
  • Gallstones
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemophilia
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Immunization Administration
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukemia Diagnostic Evaluations
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma Evaluation
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Mast Cell Diseases
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nausea
  • Neutropenia
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Overweight
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pancytopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pharyngitis
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Rash
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sepsis
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Skin Screenings
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Strep Throat
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thalassemia
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vaccination
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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(562) 728-5000

Dr. Patel accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
$0 Cost Share AI-AN (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual Via Exchange)-CA HMO
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze 60 (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
Bronze 60 AI-AN (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
Bronze 60 D (Pathway - HMO/ Individual)-CA HMO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold 80 (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
Gold 80 AI-AN (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
Gold 80 D (Pathway - HMO/ Individual)-CA HMO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Priority Select-CA HMO
Gold Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
Minimum Coverage-CA HMO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway X - Network-CA HMO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Select-CA HMO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum 90 (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
Platinum 90 AI-AN (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
Platinum 90 D (Pathway - HMO/ Individual)-CA HMO
Platinum Priority Select-CA HMO
Platinum Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Priority Select-CA HMO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
Select-CA HMO
Select-CA PPO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver 70 (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
Silver 70 AI-AN (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
Silver 70 Off Exchange (Pathway - HMO/ Individual)-CA HMO
Silver 73 (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
Silver 87 (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
Silver 94 (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Priority Select-CA HMO
Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Vivity-CA HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Open Access Plus

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Ramesh Patel, MB CHB is a Hospital Medicine Specialist in Long Beach, CA and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Hospital Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Hematology
  • Oncology
  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
  • Pulmonary Disease
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Education

1989
UC Irvine MC
Residency Hospital
1988
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
Fellowship Hospital
1982
Baragwanath Hosp
Residency Hospital
1979
Coronation Hosp
Residency Hospital
1978
King Edward VIII Hosp
Internship Hospital
1977
U Natal
Medical School
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Languages

  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Ramesh Patel, MB CHB offer telehealth services?

Dr. Patel has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Ramesh Patel, MB CHB accepting new patients?

Dr. Ramesh Patel, MB CHB generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Patel's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Ramesh Patel, MB CHB accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Ramesh Patel, MB CHB's top areas of care?

Dr. Patel frequently treats Leukemia Diagnostic Evaluations, Vaccination, and Geriatric Assessment. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Patel treats.

Where is Dr. Ramesh Patel, MB CHB's office located?

Dr. Patel's office is located at 2653 Elm Ave Ste 200, Long Beach, CA 90806. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Ramesh Patel, MB CHB speak?

Dr. Patel speaks Spanish, Afrikaans, and Gujarati. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Pediatric Adolescent Oncology

Pediatric Adolescent Oncology2653 Elm Ave Ste 200 Long Beach, CA 90806
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