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Specialties & Research
Dr. Kirit Patel, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).
- He has special expertise in 4 areas:
- Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
- Heart Block
- High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
- Unstable Angina
Education & Awards
Dr. Patel graduated from Upstate Medical University Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Syracuse.
Dr. Patel has 7 hospital affiliations:
- Medical Center Hospital
- Odessa Regional Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Patel accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- United Healthcare - 2 plans
- Unicare - 2 plans
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 2 plans
- Superior Health Plan - 2 plans
- Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
- Humana - 2 plans
- Medicare - 1 plan
- Cigna - 3 plans
- USA H & W Network - 1 plan
- Aetna - 2 plans
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- Where does Dr. Kirit N. Patel practice?
Dr. Kirit Patel practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, Adult Medicine, and Cardiology near Odessa, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Midland, TX.
See Odessa Surgeons, Odessa Family Physicians, and Odessa Cardiologists.