Dr. Rupal Patel, MD

Dr. Rupal Patel, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
(2)
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Dr. Rupal Patel, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 43 years old and has been practicing for 19 years.

7015 Almeda Rd # 3

Houston, TX 77054

Contact Information

(713) 520-6875

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HAP Insurance
  • 12 More

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End-Stage Renal Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Interventional Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Nephrology & Renal Medicine
  • Transplant Nephrology
1

Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
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Procedures

  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Vessel Imaging

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

  • University Of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Baylor Col Of Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Baylor College Med Affil Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Patel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Patel's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Houston, TX |
Dr Patel has been my doctor for over ten years and has been an excellent provider. He is caring and a good listener. He also works with great partners who are also well educated and kind as well.
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Dr. Patel accepts 21 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Advantage
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas PPO
  • Cigna
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HAP Insurance
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Tricare
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
    Houston Area HMO-Standard
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MHealth Insured
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American
  • WellCare
    WellCare POS
    WellCare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Patel has admitting privileges

Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
6720 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030
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Houston Methodist Hospital
6565 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital
16655 Southwest Fwy
Sugar Land, TX 77479
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Park Plaza Hospital
1313 Hermann Dr
Houston, TX 77004
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Saint Joseph Medical Center
1401 St Joseph Pkwy
Houston, TX 77002
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St. Luke's Sugar Land Hospital
1317 Lake Pointe Pkwy
Sugar Land, TX 77478
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The Womans Hospital of Texas
7600 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77054
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West Houston Medical Center
12141 Richmond Ave
Houston, TX 77082
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