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Specialties & Research
Dr. Rakesh Patel, MD is board certified in Family Medicine.
Education & Awards
Dr. Patel graduated from Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. He has 2 awards.
Dr. Patel has 3 hospital affiliations:
- Sharp Coronado Hospital and Healthcare Center
- Sharp Grossmont Hospital
- Alvarado Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Patel accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Care 1st Health Plan - 2 plans
- Anthem Blue Cross - 2 plans
- Community Health Group - 3 plans
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- Where does Dr. Rakesh R. Patel practice?
Dr. Rakesh Patel practices Family Medicine near El Cajon, CA.
See El Cajon Family Physicians.