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Dr. Dhruval Patel, MD

Nephrology*
4.5 (50)
Map Pin Small Wilmington, DE
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Dhruval Patel, MD

Dr. Dhruval Patel, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Wilmington, DE. They graduated from B. J. Medical College (BJMC) and is affiliated with Christiana Hospital, Bayhealth Hospital, Kent Campus, Saint Francis Hospital and Wilmington Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Patel an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Patel works at Practice in Wilmington, DE with other offices in Newark, DE. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Patel's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Nephrology Consultants PA
    2006 Limestone Rd Ste 7, Wilmington, DE 19808 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (302) 355-2383
  2. 2
    St. Francis Hospital
    701 N Clayton St, Wilmington, DE 19805 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (302) 421-4100
  3. 3
    Prabhakar Medical LLC
    400 CHRISTIANA MEDICAL CTR, Newark, DE 19702 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (302) 722-8800
    Monday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    09:00 - 17:00
  4. 4
    Affinity Womens Health LLC
    1021 Gilpin Ave Ste 203, Wilmington, DE 19806 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (302) 722-8800
    Monday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    09:00 - 17:00

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • Christiana Hospital
  • Bayhealth Hospital, Kent Campus
  • Saint Francis Hospital
  • Wilmington Hospital

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    About Dr. Dhruval Patel, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Gujarati and Hindi
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    NPI Number
    • 1912101502
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • SUNY Upstate Medical University Hospital
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    Medical Education
    • B. J. Medical College (BJMC)
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
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    Dr. Dhruval Patel, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Patel is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    50 patients have reviewed Dr. Patel. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Patel.

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