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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Santosh Patel is Good. Dr. Patel has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Retina Surgery
  • Retinal Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Patel graduated from Drexel University , Philadelphia.


Dr. Patel has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Methodist Dallas Medical Center 
  • Methodist Medical Center 


  • Gujarati
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Santosh Chandrakant Patel MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 16 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Santosh C. Patel practice?
Dr. Santosh Patel has 2 office locations.
Dr. Santosh Patel practices Ophthalmology near Desoto, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Plano, TX.
See Desoto Ophthalmologists.