Treatment & Services
- Cancer Center
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Bone Marrow Failure Disorders
- Clonal Hematopoiesis of Indeterminate Potential (CHIP)
- Congenital Amegakaryocytic Thrombocytopenia (CAMT)
- Congenital dyserythropoietic Anemia
- Congenital Neutropenia
- Diamond Blackfan Anemia (DBA)
- Dyskeratosis Congenita
- Fanconi Anemia
- Rare Cancer and Blood Disease Program
- Shwachman-Diamond Syndrome (SDS)
- T-Cell Large Granular Lymphocyte Leukemia (LGL)
- Thrombocytopenia Absent Radii Syndrome (TAR)
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Hematology and Oncology
Cleveland, OH USA
Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Hematology/Medical Oncology, Experimental Therapeutics
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - Greenville Hospital System
Greenville, SC USA
Medical Education - St. Matthew's University School of Medicine
West Bay, Grand Cayman,
Undergraduate - University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC USA
- Internal Medicine
- - Medical Oncology
Research & Publications
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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||5|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
7 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Dec 19, 2019
Dr. Patel is amazing! She took the time to explain the diagnosis in great detail and made sure we were comfortable with the course of action for treatment. She was so kind and caring and we are so grateful for her compassion and understanding.
Reviewed on Oct 29, 2019
Everyone was very helpful from the parking people to the receptionist to the doctors
Reviewed on Oct 18, 2019
Dr. Patel was extremely thorough, thoughtful, and compassionate in her approach with me. She treated my family & me with respect and took the time to answer all of our questions and we had many! At no time did I feel rushed. She also spoke to us at our level and explained all terms in an easy to understand manner. I would actually rate her a 10 in each of these areas.
Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019
dr. was excellent
Reviewed on Sep 12, 2019
I had the very best experience with Dr.Patel. She answered all of my questions and a very caring Dr. She made me feel at ease
Reviewed on Aug 29, 2019
Doctor is very passionate and engaged which is good, but came into the exam room and started talking to me while the nurse was still in the middle of taking vitals. I appreciate her arriving on time and she is very knowledgeable about my condition, however entering that way was a little overwhelming for me and it also prevented the nurse from being able to document my vitals properly during that visit. I would recommend in the future waiting a couple of minutes to allow nursing to complete their tasks, that way they are not interrupted and the patient can also give complete focus to conversation with the doctor rather than trying to focus on multiple things at once.
Reviewed on Jun 23, 2019
Physician very timely & answered all questions.
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