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Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Anterior Total Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Revision
  • Joint Replacement Of The Knee
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Revision
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Revision Total Hip Replacement
  • Revision Total Knee Replacement
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Total Hip And Total Knee Replacement
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement
View all 14 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 Healthnetwork 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 USA

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

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

Medical Education - University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Dallas, TX USA

Undergraduate - Texas A & M University
College Station, TX USA


  • 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 8/5/2022, 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.

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* 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

322 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
4.7 out of 5
Explains 4.7
Listens 4.4
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.7
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.7

37 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2023

Pleasure meeting Dr Patel

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2023

Dr came well recommended

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2022

My original appointment was canceled because the doctor was not going to be there. Although disappointing, the curtesy of those notifying, explains, and rescheduling was very good.

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2022

Excellent, professional, engaging. Very knowledgeable and able to appropriate gather medical information as well as to clearly explain things. Was also careful to not over-assume role of primary physician. This individual was the finest I have ever dealt with in medical environment.

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2022

It was a good experience, if being at a hospital can be good, but everyone was kind, professional and caring. Dr. Patel was wonderful and put me at ease about the surgery

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2022

Everything getting set up was great. Dr. Patel met me when scheduled and was very good.

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2022

In total, I think the care provider spent about two minutes with me. I felt completely like a "number" and there was no empathy whatsoever.

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2022

Dr Patel is the best

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2022

Dr Patel's associate was very knowledgeable, he answered my questions at length and gave me several treatment options. I only spent a few minutes with Dr Patel at the end of my visit, since my PCP referred me to Dr Patel I should have had more time with him directly.

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2022

Staff and doctor are great!

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2022

I trust Dr. Patel with my life!

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2022

Dr. Patel spent a good deal of time making sure I understood what my condition was and my options were moving forward. Very attentive to my needs.

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2022

Dr. Patel is the best, he cares very much about the patient.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2022

Dr Patel his nurse and the associate doctor were excellent

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2022

I saw Dr. Patel. He was amazing.

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2022

Dr Patel is awesome as is his staff

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2022

I can't say enough how professional and kind and respectful Dr Patel and his PA's and nurse are

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2022

All doctors and physician assistants provded excellent patient service.

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2022

Dr. Patel is working with a well oiled machine of doctors who are through and gave me the best care and showed great concern about my treatment.

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2022

Great professionals. I'm confident to refer someone to Dr. Patel's practice.

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2022

A relative suggested that I see Dr Patel pertaining to problems I have been experiencing with my hip. My appointment with Dr Patel alleviated my fears. He is very caring, approachable and very calm in his demeanor. He explained in details my options and outlined what the hip replacement surgery would be, recuperation time etc. I felt very relieved after his explanation. His staff was just as polite and caring as he. Sabrina, Kyle and his surgery coordinator explained everything that was needed. I feel blessed that Dr Patel is taking care of me.

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2022

After being told I wasn't a candidate for surgery no other ideas on diagnoses or treatment was given. He would only discuss things with me if I needed surgery

Reviewed on May 20, 2022

The service provided by Dr. Prateesh Patel was impeccable. His professionalism was outstanding; as he made me feel comfortable and welcomed. I would highly recommend his services to others.

Reviewed on May 16, 2022

Dr. Patel is awesome. I've already referred several friends to him. And now they love him too!

Reviewed on May 16, 2022

Would like to get a written Summary of the Doctor's recommendation and findings.

Reviewed on May 16, 2022

Both MD and PA were thorough and professional. My doubts and/or concerns were satisfactorily addressed.

Reviewed on May 9, 2022

PA very careful and attentive, detail oriented.

Reviewed on May 2, 2022

Dr. Patel was very sociable and readily addressed all of my questions.

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2022

Dr Patel and his staff are very very professional and respectful ,

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2022

My PCP's office made the necessary appointment to see Dr. Patel hence I cannot do this survey

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2022

Doc was only interested in the appliance he installed but did not address the pain I am continually in.

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2022

Dr Patel is excellent doctor

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2022

Dr Patel is awesome. He's caring and concerned about your health. Would recommend him for any hip surgeries or revisions needed. He improved my ability to function in life. Amazing Doctor.

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2022

Both the doctors assistant and the doctor were very professional and very nice

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2022

Dr. Patel was great.

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2022

Dr. Patel explained everything very well. He answered all questions that I had. I feel very comfortable with entrusting Dr. Patel with my hip replacement surgery.

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2022

I was amazed at how organized and coordinated my office visit went. From admission, to meeting with the nurse, to having X-rays, to meeting with Dr. Patel, to meeting with the surgery scheduler. It was quite impressive.

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