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Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Primary Location Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Weston Hospital
Primary Location

Weston Hospital

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Anterior Total Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Revision
  • Joint Replacement
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Revision
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Revision Total Hip Replacement
  • Revision Total Knee Replacement
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Total Knee Replacement
View all 12 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Knee
  • Hip Fracture
View all 3 Specialties +


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About Preetesh Patel, MD

Dr. Patel began his career at the Weston campus in 2007 after completing the James A. Dickson Fellowship in Adult Reconstruction at the Cleveland Clinic. His specialty interests include minimally invasive primary hip and knee replacements and complex revision surgery for the treatment of failed total joints. In his tenure at the Cleveland Clinic, Dr. Patel has developed one of the most respected and productive adult joint replacement centers in Florida. He was recently awarded the Health network Foundation’s Service Excellence Award and served as the Chair for the Arthritis Foundation’s Broward County Arthritis Walk.

Additionally, Dr. Patel is actively involved in the training of tomorrow’s physicians and researchers. He is the Director of the Adult Joint Reconstruction Fellowship at Cleveland Clinic Florida and has a joint appointment as Affiliate Assistant Professor of Clinical Biomedical Science at the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University. He co-developed the orthopaedic clinical research program at Cleveland Clinic Florida, which now actively trains multiple research fellows each year and has investigated a range of topics, including biomechanics, surgical approach, and blood management. These endeavors have led to numerous publications and presentations at the regional, national, and international level.

Dr. Patel earned his medical degree with honors from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in 2001. He completed his general surgery internship and orthopaedic surgery residency training at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital in 2006 before heading to Cleveland to complete his fellowship training. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS).

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Adult Reconstructive Surgery
Cleveland, OH

Residency - University of Miami School of Medicine - Jackson Memorial Hospital
Orthopaedic Surgery
Miami, FL

Internship - University of Miami School of Medicine - Jackson Memorial Hospital
General Surgery
Miami, FL

Medical Education - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX

Undergraduate - Texas A & M University
College Station, TX


  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Specialty Interests

primary and revision hip and knee replacements

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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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 11/14/2023, Dr. Patel has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. 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.

Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Patel receives fees of $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) as a paid consultant, speaker or as a member of an advisory committee for the following companies:

  • Stryker Corporation

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.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

412 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.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

54 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 24, 2024

Doctor Patel's professional Team is excellent orthopedic Team and I recommend them

Reviewed on May 20, 2024

Cr. Patel examined my knee thoroughly, listened to all my questions and concerns, reviewed my x-rays, and thoroughly explained what was going on. He assuaged fears that I had about possible damage to the knee. He also answered a number of questions I had about the condition going forward. Dr. Patel is a great doctor.

Reviewed on May 17, 2024

The level of care I received from the surgical team was phenomenal, especially from Dr Patel and Dr Peter to whom I am deeply grateful.

Reviewed on May 17, 2024

I will definitely recommend the clinic and Dr Patel and his team to anyone who needs their care

Reviewed on May 6, 2024

Dr Patel listened to my concerns and was patiently polite and informative.

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2024

Dr Patel has my total confidence. He is caring and sensitive to all of my questions and concerns.

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2024

Dr Patel is the nest and I highly recommend.

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2024

Dr Patel was very polite and caring. He explained to detail the procedure recommended and gave me the option to do it or not

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2024

Nurse was excellent!Dr told me he could not do the surgery until my A1C was 7.5. He did not explain why I had no pain in the hip. I only have pain in the groin and thigh.

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2024

I am beyond upset about how I was treated and the report written is not factual. I would like to speak to head of the department. Very disturbing no one examined me doctor spent less than 3 minutes with me did zero exam and yet medical report failed reports an exam that never occured. Please have a supervisor call me. I'm so upset

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2024

Dr. Patel is the best of the best! I know him for more than 20 years he changed my life with the 2 hip replacements he did at the time

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2024

Dr Preetch Patel had always been very professional and he performed all my orthopedic surgeries, both knees and left hip. I thought I was going to need my right hip done and I would not allow any one else perform the surgery, but right now I need to relieve the bursitis inflammation. I will not go to any other orthopedic surgeon.

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2024

Dr. Patel eased all my reservations about the surgery. He genuinely was concerned with my needs.

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2024

Dr Patel and Dr. Palmer both had excellent bed side manner and asked appropriate questions and explained eveyrthing very clearly

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2024

De. Patel behond the extra mile and very friendly as his assistant as well Dr. Keil

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2024

Good doctor. He was a little quick but I understand that he is busy and has many patients

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2024

Great experience. I was a little early for my appointment, they took me early I had my xrays, saw the doctor, and on my way within an hour. Everyone I saw was very professional and courteous.

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2024

Dr, Preetesh Patel was wonderful. He save my life by giving me a new knee. I could not have lived with the pain I was in. Dr. Preetesh Patel and his staff were wonderful. I tell people all the time about him. Thank you so much.

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2024

Dr Saravia was awesome very patient explained everything and I didn't feel rushed

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2024

I've always had an excellent rapport with Dr Patel. I would only choose to go him for any hip or knee replacement surgery.

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2024

I wish I could go to Dr Patel and his staff for all my medical needs.

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2024

I waited a long time for an appointment and was cancelled numerous times because my Dr .was not available.

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2024


Reviewed on Jan 29, 2024

Dr Patel discussed pain levels and quality of life before agreeing surgery was inevitable but could wait until either of these changed

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2024

Dr Patel was very considerate and compassionate

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2024

My appointment with Dr. Patel was excellent. They did x rays and answered all my questions.

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2024

I do not have any negative experience so far and hope not to have one in future. I do not hesitate any body to recommend Cleveland Clinic Hospital and its Orthopedic Dr. P. Patel for myself and prostate Surgeon Dr. A. Srivastava for my husband who have been our excellent provider of related surgical needs.

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2024

Dr. Patel has replaced my right hip and left knee at CC. His knowledge, professionalism and bedside manner are exceptional. A great doctor.

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2024

My TKR from 2018 is perfect, and I see that Dr. Patel has since made his practice more thorough and efficient. Some knee surgeons think that no robot could be as good as they are, but Dr Patel uses the Mako robot to support his skills as a surgeon and thereby give the patient a better chance for an excellent outcome.

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2024

Impressive doctor

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2023

Would definitely recommend Dr Patel, wonderful & caring physician

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2023

Called for appointment my doctor not available for my time frame . Schedule with another doctor next dayVery satisfy.

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2023

The doctor was amazing too. Showed concern and listened to me. Did not rush me.

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2023

Dr. Patel was very nice and professional.

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2023

Dr Patel was very caring and understanding. There was no pressure. He left it up to me but explained my options very clearly.

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2023

The Doctor provided options for treatment and was confident in his assessment.

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2023

I made appointment to see Dr.Patel but,Instead, was seen by Kyle, who is exceptionally nice, but when I make appointment with a particular Dr. I expect to be seen by them.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2023

Pedro Acosta, was the physicians assistant who helped me.I am repeating hear that he was part of my surgery team eight years ago. He ascertain that it would help me too. I have Cortizone injections to both of my hips because I am in severe pain, have numbness, and difficulty walking.The injections have helped tremendously. I'm grateful to him for that.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2023

I would have liked to meet my provider in person as opposed to on the iPad. It's more personable.

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2023

Dr Patel is the best.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2023

Assistant was great, Dr Patel passed through briefly; felt like my appointment was really with new doctor

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2023

Very impressed with your doctors and nurses and other staff

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2023

My comments about Dr Patel carry through. My wife was seen recently by Dr Frank Eismont at the University of Miami medical center for her C1C2 facet joint fusion. He mentioned Dr Patel was one of their top students and know his reputation as an excellent knee and hip surgeon.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2023

Dr Patel and staff were excellent, especially in explaining my condition and what my options are, I walked out feeling good about my appointment, I had another doctor named Matt who also saw me and I was very impressed with both Dr Matt and Dr Patel. Being a physician myself I was impressed with the way my visit went. Dr Patel was awesome I felt like I was in good hands

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2023

Very good visit with Dr. Patel

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2023

Dr. Patel was awesome! Explained best option, why and was efficient and understanding! Very impressive!

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2023

Thought I had a bad knee but Dr. Patel and his staff figured out that it was a bad hip. Very knowledgeable and easy to talk to you.

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2023

It was such a pleasant visit. Dr.Patel,P A Buchanan, the nurse were marvelous. I felt great during and after the visit.

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2023

Excellent visit with dr.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2023

Doctor Patel is exceptional! Excellent care provided.

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2023

The care given was outstanding Dr Patel and his staff are the best Top-Notch

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2023

Dr. Patel was recommended by my Cardiologist,Dr. Upa, and I was very pleased.

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2023

Dr. Pattel is a caring intelligent doctor very personal and his knowledge makes you feel secure that you are cared by the best.

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2023

Dr Patel is an excellent doctor the office is excellent

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