Dr. Tejal Patel, MD

Dr. Tejal Patel, MD

Breast Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Tejal Patel, MD is a breast oncology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch Gal in 2003 and specializes in breast oncology, medical oncology, and more.

6445 Main St Fl 24

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 441-9948

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Patel performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Breast Cancer
high
more than 85% of peers
Cancer
high
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Patel's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Patel "Everyone knows someone who has had cancer, and there is a lot of misinformation out there. I truely believe that when a patient understands their disease, it doesn't seem as daunting anymore. My goals for a breast cancer patient are to offer the best care possible while maintaining a good quality of life. As your physician, I promise to be your champion and to always have your best interest in mind. I also see patients at increased risk of breast cancer and counsel regarding options."

3  Specialties

  • Breast Oncology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

3  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

30  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • The University of Texas at Dallas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch Gal
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Mayo Clinic Jacksonville
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Mayo Clinic Jacksonville
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Patel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
8 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Patel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

She knows hat shes doing i had a cancer cell count of 7497, and she brought it down to 28 within 4 months.
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This young lady is a ball of positive energy. Straitforward with her diagnosis & plan of trearment. Yet, at the same time, compassionate and full of empathy. She fights with you in you battle against cancer and she remains positive and focused. Beautiful inside and out!
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Yes I defenantly recommend her to family and friends. She is a beautiful person inside and out. My mother is a patient of hers and she has been the best Dr in my mom's time of need. I really trust her opinions. Dr Patel really cares about her patient's well being.I love you Dr. Patel and continue...more
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Dr. Patel is a wonderful Dr.she becomes your friend not just a Dr. She truly cares about you.
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