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About Dr. Rakesh R Patel

Dr. Rakesh R Patel, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Pleasanton, CA, with another office in Los Gatos, CA. He has 19 years of experience. His specialties include Family Medicine and Radiation Oncology. Dr. Patel has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Rakesh R Patel is Excellent. Dr. Rakesh R Patel has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Rakesh R Patel is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Valley Medical Oncology Consultants

5725 W Las Positas Blvd Ste 100
Pleasanton, CA 94588
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Valley Medical Oncology Consultants

15400 National Ave Ste 201
Los Gatos, CA 95032
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Specialties

Dr. Rakesh R Patel has the following 2 specialties

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Radiation Oncology

    A radiation oncologist is a physician who specializes in the use of nuclear medicine in diagnosing and treating cancer in a patient.
    These doctors work in concert with other cancer specialists in order to determine the best form of treatment for a specific patient. Radiation oncologists are in charge of determining the correct dose of radiation to be used in treatments like radiotherapy and chemotherapy, as well as the appropriate amount of time that radiation should be administered in order to maximize the therapeutic benefits.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Rakesh R Patel has the following 3 expertise

  • Radiation Therapy
  • Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Lymphoma

Board Certifications

Dr. Rakesh R Patel is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Education

    19 Years Experience

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1999

  • University Of Wisconsin Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Rakesh R Patel accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • Blue Cross CA Select HMO
    • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus Savenet
    • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Local Access + HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Trio ACO HMO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
    • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
    • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
    • Health Net CA PPO
    • Health Net EPO - PureCare One Small Business
    • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
    • Health Net SmartCare Large Group
  • Multiplan
    • PHCS PPO
    • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • UHC West
    • UHC SignatureValue Focus
    • UHC West SignatureValue HMO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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