Dr. Smita Patel, DO

Dr. Smita Patel, DO

Neurology | Female | 41 years old

Improving lives is at the center of my beliefs. That is why I strive to help patients achieve a wholeness and vigor as best they are able. I believe in empowering patients to learn about health and wellness, nutrition and integrative approaches (or non-conventional methods) to treat disease.Read more

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Improving lives is at the center of my beliefs. That is why I strive to help patients achieve a wholeness and vigor as best they are able. I believe in empowering patients to learn about health and wellness, nutrition and integrative approaches (or non-conventional methods) to treat disease.Read more

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
3.7
based on 18 total surveys (2 with reviews)
Key Survey Insights
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  • Helpfulness
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  • Staff
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  • Scheduling
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Experience with Dr. Patel
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Patel's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (17)
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in Northfield, IL |
One of the best doctors I've ever experienced!!! Great listener. Super friendly and thoroughly professional.
in Glenview, IL |
Poor listener, not empathetic to my condition, at all.
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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

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  • Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

Procedures Performed

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What are board actions

Education

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

    Graduated in 2001

  • Internship Hospital
    Med College Of Wisconsin

    Completed in 2009

  • Residency Hospital
    Med College Of Wisconsin

    Completed in 2002

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University of Chicago

    Completed in 2009

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Patel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurology
  • Board certified in Neurology and Sleep Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Patel's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Patel

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Patel's Care Philosophy

Improving lives is at the center of my beliefs. That is why I strive to help patients achieve a wholeness and vigor as best they are able. I believe in empowering patients to learn about health and wellness, nutrition and integrative approaches (or non-conventional methods) to treat disease.