Dr. Sonya Patel, DO

Dr. Sonya Patel, DO

Neurology  ·  
Dr. Sonya Patel, DO is a neurology specialist in Los Gatos, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from University Of California, Irvine in 2004 and specializes in neurology.

777 Knowles Dr Ste 10

Los Gatos, CA 95032

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Tension Headache
more than 81% of peers
more than 74% of peers
Restless Leg Syndrome
more than 62% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

39  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • University Of California, Davis
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of California, Irvine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • SUNY Stony Brook
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California Irvine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Patel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Patel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Condescending and rude behavior. Saw her twice too many times. She told me she wasn't going to "waste her time" finding out whether a medicine I have been prescribed for years was available in a lower dose, if I did not plan to discontinue it. She did not offer an alternative, or try to find the...more
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I am sorry that you felt this way. I was very clear with you at the appointment that I do not prescribe the type of medication that you had requested and that I did not feel comfortable prescribing it due to potential side effects and long term complications to your health and well being. Because you then were not happy with my response and were very insistent that I prescribe the medication I asked you to go to another physician.

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Sonya Patel did not seem prepared for the appt. She did not review her new patient records before entering the room nor looked at them even during the appt until advised by patient midway. She was insensitive to the elderly patient, a bit rough, and impatient with asking & answering questions. She...more
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Not available and hangs up on her patients
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Sorry you felt this way but from my recollection you were texting me and I do not communicate with patients via text. I did not hang up but kindly requested that you stop texting me.

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