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About Dr. Sheetal M Patel
Dr. Sheetal M Patel, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Plano, TX. She has 15 years of experience. Her specialties include Surgery and Bariatric Medicine. Dr. Patel is affiliated with Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano, Baylor Scott And White Medical Center White Rock and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hurst-Euless-Bedford. She speaks English.
Dr. Sheetal M Patel has the following 2 specialties
- Bariatric Medicine
Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.
The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.
Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.
- Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
- Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)
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Dr. Patel is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
15 Years Experience
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
Graduated in 2003
Ucla Medical Center
Dr. Sheetal M Patel accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
- BCBS TX BlueChoice
- BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana National POS
- Humana Preferred PPO
Scott and White
- Scott and White PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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Locations & DirectionsSurgical Specialists Of Collin County, 4001 W 15th St Ste 335, Plano, TX
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