Dr. Samir Patel, MD

Dr. Samir Patel, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
55 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Samir Patel, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Decatur, IL and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in internal medicine.

Pediatrics

1750 E Lake Shore Dr

Decatur, IL 62521
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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 conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Acne
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
ADHD and-or ADD
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anemia
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Back Pain
Bedwetting
Bird Flu
Bladder Diseases
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Boil
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchitis
Canker Sore
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pharyngitis
Common Cold
Confusion
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Dehydration
Dermatitis
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diarrhea
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Ear Ache
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
Enteritis
Fever
Folliculitis
Fungal Nail Infection
Ganglion Cyst
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hair Loss
Headache
Heart Disease
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
Hives
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypoglycemia
Hypothyroidism
Impetigo
Influenza (Flu)
Insomnia
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lice
Limb Pain
Lipid Disorders
Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
Low Back Pain
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Migraine
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Motion Sickness
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Nasopharyngitis
Nausea
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Nosebleed
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteopenia
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Overactive Bladder
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pharyngitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Plantar Wart
Pneumonia
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Postnasal Drip
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Function Test
Rash
Ringworm
Shingles
Shortness of Breath
Shoulder Disorders
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Strep Throat
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Tinnitus
Tonsillitis
Torticollis
Tremor
Ulcer
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Hesitancy
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vertigo
Viral Enteritis
Viral Infection
Warts
Wellness Examination
Wheezing
Yeast Infections

About Me

Care Philosophy

I practice preventive pediatrics. I feel parenting is a lost art and we teach our parents how to talk to their chilren without using the word 'NO'and hence teach parenting at our well visits. We treat the whole child, not a symptom and have a whol...

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

  • 1993
    Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of Midwestern University, Midwestern University
    Medical School
    1993

Awards

Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Patel

3.0

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
45.45454545454545%
(5)

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What People Say About Dr. Samir Patel, MD
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Simply the worst, this pediatrician and his staff (Linda Petterzac) have absolutely NO bedside manner at all. We attended his prenatal ABC's class at St. Mary's hshs medical center before our son was born where he spoon fed us everything we wanted to hear from a pediatrician, we even sat on a...Read More
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I went to him as a child, and now I take my child. I've had wonderful experiences with him and his nurse practioner, Linda.
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Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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