Dr. Tarak Patel, MD

Dr. Tarak Patel, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 38
(13)
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Dr. Tarak Patel, MD is an infectious disease medicine doctor who practices in Augusta, GA. He is 38 years old and has been practicing for 8 years.

1224 Augusta West Pkwy

Augusta, GA 30909

Contact Information

(706) 922-0191

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • 10 More

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Dr. Patel's Experience

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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 Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Board certified in Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Patel "My medical practice provides care for patients with acute and chronic infections including but not limited to, HIV, Hepatitis B and C, Sexually transmitted diseases, bone and joint infections, lung and heart infections, skin and soft tissue infections, gastrointestinal infections and diarrheas, post surgical and post transplant infections and other body system infections. Services also includes international travel counseling, pre-travel immunizations and vaccines, intravenous (IV) infusions."
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Specialties

  • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • AIDS
  • Cellulitis
  • Endocarditis
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hepatitis
  • Infections
  • Lyme Disease
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Tuberculosis
  • Wound Infection
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Procedures

  • Antibiotic Infusion
  • Blood Draw
  • Blood Test
  • Genetic Counseling Services
  • IV Therapy
  • Immunization
  • International Travel Prophylactic Medication
  • International Travel Vaccination
  • Vaccination
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Government Medical College Rajkot
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Government Medical College Rajkot
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Etsu
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Etsu Sch Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Wake Forest University Sch Med-Nc Bapt Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Patel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
3.8
based on 13 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Patel's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Augusta, GA |
Excellent!
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in Aiken, SC |
Dr. Patel treated my "old style" Telapravir/interferon/ribavirin treatment like a "study", which I thought was a bit strange at first. Weekly appointments, but I grew to appreciate the consistent monitoring it gave me. Very knowledgeable - I'd recommend him.
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augusta, ga |
I would definitely recommend Dr. Patel for any ID issues. He has very calm, pleasing manners. He has taken care of me for about 3 months now and He has been able to treat my infection and keep it under control successfully.
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Augusta, GA |
Excellent MD. very knowledgeable. helped me get better from this infection.
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Evans, GA |
I met Dr Patel as a patient in University Hospital. Was pleased with treatment, he visited often. As an out patient I was totally disgusted with his staff, would not return calls, but the worst was the office itself. For an infectious disease office I expected cleanliness , just the opposite I...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Patel accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • National Elevator
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Patel has admitting privileges

Doctors Hospital
3651 Wheeler Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
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Trinity Hospital of Augusta
2260 Wrightsboro Rd
Augusta, GA 30904
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University Hospital
1350 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30901
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