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About Dr. Hitesh K Patel

Dr. Hitesh K Patel, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Edison, NJ. He has 25 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Patel has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

140 Ratings with 82 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Hitesh K Patel is Excellent. Dr. Hitesh K Patel has been rated by 140 patients. From those 140 patients 82 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Hitesh K Patel is 4.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Patel & Shah Mds

228 Plainfield Ave
Edison, NJ 08817
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Specialties

Dr. Hitesh K Patel has the following 1 specialty

  • Ophthalmology

    An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
    Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

  • Expertise

    17 Expertise

  • Blindness
  • Astigmatism
  • Cataract
  • Pterygium
  • Hydrophthalmos
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Eye Pain
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Keratoconus
  • Vision Issues
  • Age-related vision loss (Presbyopia)
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Dry Eye Syndromes
  • Laser Medicine & Surgery
  • Eye Exam
  • Glaucoma
  • Diabetic Retinopathy

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Reviews

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Great Doctor

Dr. Hitesh K Patel is a great eye doctor I have ever had and not only that he took care of me but he has taken care of my family members too.

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Great experience

Wonderful team, we had a good overall experience

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Awesome!

Service and diagnosis was on point.

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10 minutes
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Five Stars

The entire staff were very friendly & helpful.There was no wait time.

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Sty

Staff was very friendly so as Doctor . Office was clean and well organised every patient was being taken care of in a timely manner

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20 minutes
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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2016)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Education

    25 Years Experience

  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University

    Graduated in 1993

  • Cooper University Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Hitesh K Patel accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon BCBS OMNIA - TIER2
    • Horizon Direct Access
    • Horizon HMO
    • Horizon OMNIA
    • Horizon POS
    • Horizon PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Health Garden State
    • Oxford Liberty
    • Oxford Metro
  • QualCare
    • QualCare HMO
    • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Patel & Shah Mds, 228 Plainfield Ave, Edison, NJ

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