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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Hitesh Patel is Good. Dr. Patel has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
Promptness 3.2
Courteous Staff 3.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 3.4
Follows Up After Visit 3.4

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 18 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.