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Dr. Nilesh Patel, MD

Nephrology*
4.2 (5)
Map Pin Small Chattanooga, TN
Accepting new patients

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Overview of Dr. Nilesh Patel, MD

Dr. Nilesh Patel, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Chattanooga, TN. They graduated from BARRY UNIVERSITY / SCHOOL OF GRADUATE MEDICAL SCIENCE and is affiliated with Parkridge East Hospital and Parkridge Medical Center. Dr. Patel, completed a residency at St Vincent Hosp-U Mass. Patients rated Dr. Patel an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Patel works at Nephrology Associates in Chattanooga, TN. They are accepting new patients and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna and Humana 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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    Nephrology Associates
    251 N Lyerly St Ste 100, Chattanooga, TN 37404 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    About Dr. Nilesh Patel, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1043263205
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • St Vincent Hosp-U Mass
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    Medical Education
    • BARRY UNIVERSITY / SCHOOL OF GRADUATE MEDICAL SCIENCE
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    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Parkridge East Hospital
    • Parkridge Medical Center

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    Dr. Nilesh 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.

    Dr. Patel has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Patel works at Nephrology Associates in Chattanooga, TN. View the full address on Dr. Patel’s profile.

    5 patients have reviewed Dr. Patel. The overall rating for this provider is 4.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Patel.

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