Treatment & Services
- Cancer Center
- Cancer Supportive Care
- Inpatient Care
- Medical Therapy Only, No Surgical Procedures
- Outpatient Care
- Pain Control
- Palliative Medicine
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Cancer Anorexia and Cachexia
- Cancer Complications
- Cancer Fatigue
- Cancer Pain
- Cancer Symptoms
- Neuropathic Pain
- Palliative Care for Heart Failure and Inotropic Therapy
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Hospice and Palliative Care
Houston, TX USA
Residency - Pitt County Memorial Hospital
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Greenville, NC USA
Medical Education - Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
Rootstown, OH USA
Undergraduate - Kent State University
Kent, OH USA
- Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation - Hospice and Palliative Medicine
- Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Research & Publications
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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.
As of 1/7/2021, Dr. Patel has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.
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38 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
9 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Jun 22, 2021
Dr Patel treats you like a person. he addresses problems. he listens. he makes recommendations. ..etc
Reviewed on Jun 7, 2021
Dr Patel has been great throughout my treatment. He's always caring and explains everything so I can understand it.
Reviewed on Jan 20, 2021
Dr.Patel always holds my quality of life and my mental health of importance. He is truly a fine doctor
Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020
Dr. Patel is a very wonderful Dr., he listens and really understands what cancer does to the mind and body
Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020
will always recommend Dr. Patel you don't always find a great Dr., like him
Reviewed on Aug 28, 2020
Dr. Patel is very easy to work with. Jasmine Crook, who has coordinated my visits with him as been very caring and supportive.
Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020
Dr. Patel is one of the best doctors to ever treat me. He is extremely kind, caring, and listens to all of my questions and concerns. I have never felt rushed during a visit whether appointment was in office or virtual. I feel I can tell him anything and he will help me and not judge me; because of this, I do tell him everything, which I believe is an extremely important part of my care. I would definitely recommend him without hesitation.
Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020
My experience with Dr Patel has always been that he hears me, remembers me and he cares about me
Reviewed on Jul 20, 2020
Dr. Patel is always patient and attentive when he is listening to me explain difficulites I am experiencing and always shares my enthusiasm and offers his continued encouragement when I can tell him I am doing very well.
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