Dr. Tushar Patel, MD

Dr. Tushar Patel, MD

Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Dr. Tushar Patel, MD is a cosmetic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Shrewsbury, NJ and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from UMDNJ--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1999 and specializes in cosmetic & reconstructive surgery, general surgery, and more.Read his story

535 Sycamore Ave

Shrewsbury, NJ 07702

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
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Top Care Areas

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Skin and Tissue Reduction
more than 51% of peers
Skin Grafts
more than 49% of peers
more than 45% of peers

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Dr. Patel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Patel "Dr. Tushar Patel is double board certified in plastic surgery and general surgery by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Dr. Patel is a specialist in reconstruction after cancer surgery and traumatic injury. His exceptional microsurgery training enables him to perform the most sophisticated reconstructive procedures to treat facial and extremity deformities, as well as breast reconstruction. Dr. Patel is an expert in DIEP (perforator) flap and muscle-sparing TRAM flap for breast reconstruction as well as in orbital decompression for Graves' Ophthalmopathy. For more information, please visit http://www.looknatural.com/tushar-patel-md/"
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3  Specialties

  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

13  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gigantomastia
  • Gynecomastia
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Laxity

25  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • UMDNJ--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Robt Wood Johnson University Hospital Umdnj Robt Wood Johnson
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Robt Wood Johnson University Hospital Umdnj Robt Wood Johnson
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Tx Health Scis Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007

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
29 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

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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 (14)

Dr Patel was very professional and answered all of my questions thoroughly. Dr Patel and his staff were amazing and made me feel very comfortable before and after my surgery. Highly recommend!
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Dr. Patel and his staff are extremely accommodating! I was hesitant to have the procedure and he made me feel confident and comfortable!
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I recently had a wonderful experience with Dr. Patel and his staff. I had a painful cyst removed on my arm. Without hesitation, he removed it pain free in the office. My arm has since healed and looks great. Thank you Dr. Patel!
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I STRONGLY suggest you don't not go see him. He demonstrates lack of interest in his patients. He needs better listening skills. Don't waste your time or money. You'll feel rushed and just another $ sign to him. He's always in a rush to see his next patients. It feels like his interest are more in...more
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We sincerely apologize for any dissatisfaction your felt while visiting The Plastic Surgery Center. Our goal is to always provide the greatest care and customer service to all our patients. If you would like to discuss further and to better serve you, feel free to contact the office at any time. We wish you all the best.

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Dr. Patel was the first Dr. I met with when I decided to do a tummy tuck and breast augmentation. I knew right away from talking with him that he was the Dr. I was going to go with. He is so kind, compassionate, understanding, takes time to explain everything to you & not to mention gave me...more
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