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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (49)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Hitesh Patel is Excellent. Dr. Patel has been reviewed by 84 patients who have provided 49 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.4
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Hitesh Patel, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 13 areas:
  • Age-related vision loss (Presbyopia)
  • Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Astigmatism
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Dry Eye Syndromes
  • Glaucoma
  • Hydrophthalmos
  • Keratoconus
  • Laser Medicine & Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Pterygium

Education & Awards

Dr. Patel graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia.


Dr. Patel has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Main Line Hospital - Bryn Mawr 
  • John F Kennedy Medical Center 


  • Spanish
  • Gujarati
  • French
  • Hindi
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Hitesh K Patel MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 19 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Hitesh K. Patel practice?
Dr. Hitesh Patel has 1 office location.
Dr. Hitesh Patel practices Ophthalmology near Edison, NJ.
See Edison Ophthalmologists.