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...Read more

NorthShore Medical Group
Accepting new patients

Learn about this Doctor

Improving lives is at the center of my beliefs. That is why I strive to help patients achieve a wholeness...   Read More

Dr. Patel's Experience

98Experience
Match
Experience Match

See how Dr. Patel's experience matches your preferences.

2
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

2
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

Why It Matters: Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Neurologynull
  • Sleep Medicinenull
49
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

2
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims not available

    No malpractice history found for Illinois.

  • 0
    Sanctions

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

  • 0
    Board Actions

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

  • Medical School
  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
Awards & Recognition

View information about special awards and recognition for this provider.

    Languages Spoken

    Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

    Languages Spoken

      Visiting Dr. Patel

      Dr. Patel accepts 9 insurance carriers

      View all insurance carriers

      9 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

      *Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment

      /* /.overlay-container */}

      Affiliated Hospitals

      Hospital Quality

      Check out the quality of care at the 4 hospitals where Dr. Patel has admitting privileges.

      Hospital Quality Awards

      ×

      Reviewing Dr. Patel

      Dr. Patel's Review Details
      3 based on 9 responses
      Help millions around the nation find the right doctor by sharing your experience with your doctor.
      Key Survey Insights
      • Trustworthiness
         (9)
      • Helpfulness
         (9)
      • Staff
         (9)
      • Scheduling
         (9)
      Experience with Dr. Patel
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (9)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (9)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (9)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
         (9)
      Dr. Patel's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (9)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
         (9)
      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
         (9)
      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        10 – 15 minutes (8)
      Open Full Survey+
      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.
      Have you seen Dr. Patel?
      Are you Dr. Patel? Post a response on your personalized profile.
      ×

      Specialties

      • Neurology
      • Sleep Medicine

      Board Certifications

      Why It Matters: Dr. Patel's Board Certifications

      Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

      • 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.

      • 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

      • 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
        What is a recognized doctor
      • Media & Publications

        Dr. Patel has no media or publications listed.

      Languages Spoken

      • English
      ×

      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
      ×

      Why Does Experience Matter?

      Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.

      ×

      Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Patel

      Overall Patient Satisfaction Score

      Dr. Patel's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      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
      ×

      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.