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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Amit Patel, Thoracic Surgeon, Heart Surgeon, Cardiac Interventionalist is Excellent. Dr. Patel has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Amit Patel, BS, MD, MS is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB)
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Heart Diseases
  • Heart Failure
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Myocardial Diseases
  • Stem Cell Transplant

Education & Awards

Dr. Patel graduated from Case Western Reserve University , Cleveland. He has 4 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2013 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Patel has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • University of Utah Orthopedic Center 
  • Arizona Heart Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • Hindi
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Amit N Patel BS, MD, and MS is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 13 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Amit N. Patel practice?
Dr. Amit Patel has 1 office location.
Dr. Amit Patel practices Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Phoenix, AZ.
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