Dr. Patel received her medical degree from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. She completed her residency training in General Surgery at the University of Illinois Metropolitan Group Hospitals in Chicago, Il. She received further specialized training at Cleveland Clinic Florida where she completed the Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery fellowship program.
Dr. Patel is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, and the Texas Medical Association.
Dr. Patel has been published in multiple medical journals including Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, Obesity Surgery, Bariatric Times and Contemporary Surgery. She has also presented numerous research studies at the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.
Dr. Patel is a specialist in minimally invasive (laparoscopic) and robotic surgery for obesity and metabolic syndrome. She robotic technology to perform robotic weight loss procedures and foregut surgery (hiatal/paraesophageal hernias), and she uses single-site robotic technology for the removal of the gallbladder. She also performs various general surgical procedures using minimally invasive techniques.
LanguagesEnglish, Spanish, Gujarati
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics, Adolescents (ages 12-18)
- Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano
- Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Frisco
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
Aetna - Health Network Only
Aetna - Health Network Option
Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
Aetna - Open Access Select
Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
Cigna - Children's Medical Center Employee Plan
Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
Cigna - City of Dallas Employee Plan
Cigna - Network Open Access
Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
UnitedHealth - Charter POS
UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
UnitedHealth - Select HMO
UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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