Dr. Shirish Patel, MD

Dr. Shirish Patel, MD

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Age 72
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Dr. Shirish Patel, MD is a general surgery specialist in Alhambra, CA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Medical College Baroda, Maharaja Sayajirao University Of Baroda in 1969 and specializes in general surgery.

1027 E Main St Ste B

Alhambra, CA 91801

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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 Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Abdominal Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Abdominal Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Patel's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenalectomy
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fracture
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Shirish Patel, MD is a general surgery specialist in Alhambra, CA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Medical College Baroda, Maharaja Sayajirao University Of Baroda in 1969 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1976
    Toronto Hospital University Toronto
    Fellowship Hospital
    1976
  • 1975
    Toronto Hospital University Toronto
    Residency Hospital
    1975
  • 1969
    Ms University Baroda
    Internship Hospital
    1969
  • 1969
    Medical College Baroda, Maharaja Sayajirao University Of Baroda
    Medical School
    1969

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Patel

3.4

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
55.55555555555556%
(10)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(1)
2 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(1)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(6)

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Average Wait Time
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  • Staff friendliness
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Doctor great. Receptioist along with Gloria disrespectful. Took multiple calls to get an appointment. Day of appointment given we were told by receptionist we have it wrong. I inquired the name who wrote this appointment instead. She rudely blame we should know her name and that we heard wrong date...Read More
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Yes, a compassionate person and he explains the procedures being done
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Aetna
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Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Molina Healthcare

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