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Vikash Umesh Patel, MD

Family Medicine
Accepts New Patients
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About
Serving all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research.

LanguagesEnglish, Hindi, Gujarati
Ages SeenInfants and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Children (ages 3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics, Newborns (0-28 days)
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Round Rock
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - Aetna Signature Administrators
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Choice POS II
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Elect Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Health Network Option
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access Select
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Choice PPO
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - Select SM
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials Access HMO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - ParPlan
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - EPO
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Cigna - HMO
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Cigna - HMO Open Acces
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Cigna - HMO/POS
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Cigna - LocalPlus
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Cigna - LocalPlusIN
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Cigna - Network
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Cigna - Network Open Access
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - Network POS
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - POS
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - POS Open Access
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Cigna - PPO
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FirstCare - Access PPO
Accepts New Patients
FirstCare - Advantage Dual SNP
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FirstCare - CHIP
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FirstCare - CHIP Perinate
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FirstCare - Select HMO
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FirstCare - Select Plus HMO
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FirstCare - Select Plus PPO
Accepts New Patients
FirstCare - STAR
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members only
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Humana - ChoiceCare
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
Accepts New Patients
Humana - Humana Preferred
Accepts New Patients
Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
Accepts New Patients
Humana - National POS
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Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
Accepts New Patients
Medicare - Traditional Medicare
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - RightCare STAR Medicaid Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
Accepts New Patients
Superior - CHIP
Accepts New Patients
Superior - CHIP Perinate
Accepts New Patients
Superior - Foster Care
Accepts New Patients
Superior - STAR
Accepts New Patients
Superior - STAR+PLUS
Accepts New Patients
Tricare - Tricare Extra
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Tricare - Tricare Prime
Accepts New Patients
Tricare - Tricare Select
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Options PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select +
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Residency: Family Medicine, Somerset Medical Center (2013)
  • Medical School: Medical Doctor, American University of the Caribbean (2009)
Certifications
  • Family Medicine - American Board of Family Medicine
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of May 11, 2020, Vikash Umesh Patel, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(242)
Overall: 4.8*
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May 31, 2020
Dr. Patel is very thorough.
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May 31, 2020
Dr. Patel was rushed due to understaffing and did not have tome to address my concerns.
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May 30, 2020
Dr. Vikas Patel is an amazing doctor. He is very smart and great doctor. His caring nature gives feeling of family member. Will continue to add my other family members to this facility.
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May 29, 2020
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May 28, 2020
Was pleased that Dr. Patel took the time to listen to my concerns
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May 26, 2020
everything was great
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May 21, 2020
Very thorough, caring and knowledgeable.
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May 18, 2020
He listened to all my concerns and offered advice to better my health. Courteous and respectful as well.
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May 15, 2020
PCM is always extremely caring, polite, and very thorough. As a person, he is genuine and a real gentlemen, and as a doctor, he epitomizes and sets an example for other doctors to follow, I can not express how pleased and fortunate I am to have him as our families PCM.
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May 15, 2020
Dr Patel is the best ever. He spends more than enough time explaining stuff that the layman can understand.
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May 15, 2020
Seems to actually give a darn about the patient/customer. Last three I visited seemed annoyed they have to deal with people.Time will tell but we are off to a good start.
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May 15, 2020
Dr. Patel is always very informative and his availability is very satisfactory as well.
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May 14, 2020
Dr Patel, consistently remains professional, kind and considerate with my medical concerns as well the rest of my family. We appreciate the knowledge and patience he brings to the table surrounding our past and present medical history
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May 13, 2020
He is very through and makes sure you understand treatment plan
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May 12, 2020
incredible experience with my first visit with Dr Patel. He was very concerned with me and all my medical condition, concerns and questions. I feel very confident in Dr Patel as my new PCM.
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May 11, 2020
Dr. takes his time with patients and dose not rush in or out as previous dr did from another health care providers place.
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May 10, 2020
great experience, showed genuine concern
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May 9, 2020
dr Patel did amazing job explaining my options and answer all my cuestions definitely I will recommend him
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May 9, 2020
Doctor Patel is very thorough, professional, and very understanding. I highly recommend him and his team to anyone seeking a new family practitioner!
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May 8, 2020
Very professional and thorough, Dr. Patel took the time to make sure all of my concerns were addressed. I feel that my heath is in good hands and have great confidence that my well being is being taken care of.
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May 8, 2020
My care provider is very professional and really cares about my problems and do everything to make sure that the problem is taken care of.
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May 8, 2020
Dr. Patel, initial visit, he was very focused on my issues & history. Answered my questions clearly including background questions without hesitation or ambiguity. I am glad that I chose him.
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May 7, 2020
Awesome service, no issues
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May 6, 2020
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May 2, 2020
Dr Patel always takes the time to listen to my concerns and address them. Very nice to have a doctor who cares about his patients.
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May 2, 2020
everything is good
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May 1, 2020
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Apr 20, 2020
With current situation of the CORONAVIRUS, my experience was kind and caring throught the entire process. The staff performed professionally and were very encouraging.
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Apr 18, 2020
The nurse who gave me my injection was amazing! Dr. Patel paid great attention to my issues. Good job
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Apr 18, 2020
Very caring, listened to me and took great care in my sickness. ordered test he felt needed
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Mar 27, 2020
Provider treated me with respect and I feel like I am valued as a patient. Involved me in making decisions for my medical care and screening. I feel that I can trust this provider with my medical needs. Thank you.
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Mar 27, 2020
excellent peoplesuper nicevery helpful and knowledgeable
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Mar 18, 2020
very happy with my new doctor......
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Mar 15, 2020
Very courteous and professional.
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Mar 13, 2020
spent extra time informing me about the Coronavirus
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Mar 12, 2020
Dr Patel gives personalized care every visit. He reviews my chart (or just has a really great memory) and follows up on each and every question. He is awesome!!!
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Mar 12, 2020
everything explained very well. excellent in answering my questions. very supportive about my condition and my needs to help me recover.
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Mar 10, 2020
I like how my doctor always gets down to the point and is not afraid to ask questions. I always feel comfortable answering his questions and asking my own.
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Mar 9, 2020
Dr. Patel is best doctor I have had.
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Mar 7, 2020
I am glad to have Dr. Patel as my primary care physician. He answers my questions, he asks me several times if I have any questions/concerns for him during my appointment
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Mar 5, 2020
friendly staff.
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Mar 3, 2020
He was very concerned with with my ocd and provided me with information on treatments.
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Feb 15, 2020
it was a good first experience. Liked Dr. Patel. front desk was a bit slow
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Feb 14, 2020
great
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Feb 14, 2020
Dr. Patel is the best of the best. The staff are great.
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Feb 14, 2020
amazing doctor you're lucky to have him
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Feb 13, 2020
Dr.Patel was very professional and showed concern for my issue. I would definitely recommend him to others.
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Feb 12, 2020
Dr Patel, has always and continues to provide excellent care for myself and my family. Wr appreciate the staff as well as the medical team at The Pflugerville location.
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Feb 11, 2020
Dr. Patel is the best.
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Feb 11, 2020
A caring and efficient professional
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Feb 9, 2020
Very good. He explained everything He did.
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Feb 7, 2020
seemed very passionate about helping me and aggressive to make me better.
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Feb 6, 2020
I really enjoyed the visit. Dr.Patel is very informative and understanding and very nice.
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Feb 5, 2020
great care in all aspects of my experience
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Feb 5, 2020
provider listened and shows he truly cares for his patients. he explained clearly the plan of care and made recommendations on how to improve my health.
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Feb 3, 2020
Both the Nurse and Dr. Patel took their time to discuss my issue and both showed genuine care.
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Feb 1, 2020
Dr. Patel is just Dynamite!
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Jan 27, 2020
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Jan 11, 2020
Very friendly staff
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Jan 11, 2020
I love Dr.Patel. we've moved about 30 miles away and my family and I still drive to see only dr. Patel.
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Jan 10, 2020
very unprofessional to much negativity
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Jan 9, 2020
Dr Patel made a recommendationthat I see my dermatologist about a spot on my forehead that he was concerned about. I appreciiated this as I had also been concerned. I am following his suggestion.
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