Dr. Sheetal Patel, MD

RheumatologyFemaleAge 41

Dr. Sheetal Patel, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in Summit, NJ and has over 17 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Patel has more experience with Osteoporosis & Screening than other specialists in her area. She graduated from Pramukh Swami Medical College Karamsad medical school in 2004. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Hackensack Meridian Health JFK Medical Center and Hackensack University Medical Center. She has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Patel to book an appointment.

Dr. Patel

Institute for Rheumatic & Autoimmune Diseases

33 Overlook Rd Ste L01 Summit, NJ 07901
Telehealth services available

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Patel

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Patel treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Patel treats other conditions, please contact the office at (908) 598-7940.

Osteoporosis & Screening

Osteoporosis specialists diagnose and treat conditions characterized by low bone density and bone weakness, such as osteoporosis and osteopenia.Compare with other Osteoporosis & Screening specialists.

Dr. Patel is experienced in the area of Osteoporosis & Screening. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

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Osteoporosis
Osteopenia
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Dr. Patel's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Musculoskeletal Function Test
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spondylitis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Vasculitis

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Dr. Patel accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
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Amerihealth
Amerihealth PPO
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Patel

4.8

Based on 5 ratings

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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (5)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (5)
  • Explained conditions well (5)
What could be improved
  • Staff wasn't friendly (1)
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I couldn't ask for a better doctor . Excellent bedside manner and very thorough . Would highly recommend .
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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About Me

Care Philosophy

“We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered...Read more

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2010
Saint Barnabas Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2004
Pramukh Swami Medical College Karamsad
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Sheetal Patel, MD offer telehealth services?

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

Does Dr. Sheetal Patel, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Sheetal Patel, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Patel frequently treats Osteoporosis & Screening. See all practice areas where Dr. Patel specializes.

Where is Dr. Sheetal Patel, MD's office located?

Dr. Patel's office is located at 33 Overlook Rd Ste L01, Summit, NJ 07901. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Sheetal Patel, MD speak?

Dr. Patel speaks Gujarati, Hindi, and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Institute for Rheumatic & Autoimmune Diseases

Institute for Rheumatic & Autoimmune Diseases33 Overlook Rd Ste L01 Summit, NJ 07901
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Patel is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Hackensack Meridian Health JFK Medical Center

Edison, NJ

54% Patient Experience Rating, 15% lower than the national average

13 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Hackensack University Medical Center

Hackensack, NJ

69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average

10 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Morristown Medical Center

Morristown, NJ

79% Patient Experience Rating, 10% higher than the national average

30 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)

Overlook Medical Center

Summit, NJ

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average

32 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)