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Dr. Smita Patel, MD

Hospice & Palliative Medicine •  Female • Age 46

  
Dr. Patel

Ochsner Medical Center - North Shore

100 Medical Center Dr Slidell, LA 70461
Accepting new patients

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(985) 649-7070

Dr. Smita Patel, MD is a hospice & palliative medicine specialist in Slidell, LA and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from Saba University School of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in hospice & palliative medicine.


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  • Hospital satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals
  • Practices at top hospital Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ See hospitals
  • Good nurse communication Patients said they had good communication with nurses. See hospitals

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Dr. Patel accepts the following insurance:

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Biography

Dr. Smita Patel, MD is a hospice & palliative medicine specialist in Slidell, LA and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from Saba University School of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in hospice & palliative medicine.

Specialties

  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

2002
Ochsner Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2000
Ochsner Clin Found
Internship Hospital
1999
Saba University School of Medicine
Medical School

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Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)