|All patients are treated with proper care and respect.|
General Internal Medicine
Dr. Patel is a primary care physician, specializing in General Internal Medicine. This field focuses on the prevention and treatment of diseases of adults, emphasizing "internal organs", such as the brain, heart, lungs, stomach, intestines, liver, kidneys, thyroid, pancreas, etc. Patients range from teenagers to elderly persons. This field DOES NOT involve delivering babies, performing surgeries, or taking care of kids younger than teenagers, however, the field DOES include performing routine gynecological care, such as breast exams and pap tests.
Dr. Patel sees most patients in the office, however, rarely, he can admit patients to a hospital and can treat them in the hospital.
The office contains full-time employees for billing questions, referrals, prescription refills, front desk/appointments/receptionist, and EKG/X-ray/PFT's.
Blood draws are performed in the office by full-time employees from major national laboratories.