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Family Practitioner, Geriatrician
20 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Neela Patel, Family Practitioner, Geriatrician is Good. Dr. Patel has been reviewed by 27 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.9
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Neela Patel, MD, MPH is board certified in Family Medicine.

  • She has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Arthritis
  • Dementia Related Behavioral Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Excess Medications (Polypharmacy)
  • Exercise
  • Heart Diseases
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Hospice Care
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parkinson Disease

Education & Awards

Dr. Patel graduated from Kempegowda Institute Of Medical Sciences, Bangalore. She has 10 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2015)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Physician Office Systems Recognition (2016 - 2018)
Level II
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2016 - 2019)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
San Antonio, TX
Family Practitioner
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater San Antonio
Family Practitioner
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)
patient's choice *


Dr. Patel has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • University Hospital - San Antonio 
  • CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital 


  • Tamil
  • Kannada
  • Spanish
  • Hindi
  • Gujarati

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Additional Information
Dr. Neela Kumari Patel MD and MPH is a female Family Practitioner, has 20 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine and Geriatric Medicine.
Where does Dr. Neela K. Patel practice?
Dr. Neela Patel has 1 office location.
Dr. Neela Patel practices Family Medicine and Geriatric Medicine near San Antonio, TX.
See San Antonio Family Physicians.