Dr. Patel is board-certified in family medicine with a strong interest in the management of diabetes, cholesterol levels, cardiovascular risk, hypertension, and believes in promoting a healthy lifestyle and preventive care as a means to disease prevention. Since 2014, he has been treating patients with chronic issues, as well as walk in’s with urgent conditions, in the Bensalem area.
He earned his medical degree from American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine in St. Maarten, Netherlands Antilles and completed a residency at the Louisiana State University Rural Family Medicine Residency Program in Bogalusa, LA. Dr. Patel is fluent in English and Gujarati, and is a member of the American College of Physicians and the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Main Line HealthCare Family Medicine in Collegeville is located in Suite 200 of the Main Line Health Center in Collegeville at 599 Arcola Road. Dr. Patel welcomes new patients of all ages including newborns. He participates in most insurance plans, including HMOs and PPOs. Dr. Patel joins Lauren Baker, DO; Jeffrey Brand, DO; Marylou Checchia-Romano, DO; Donald Klingen, MD; Donald Zeller, MD; and Elizabeth Ziegler, MD in practice.
Founded in 1985, Main Line Health is a not-for-profit health system serving portions of Philadelphia and its western suburbs. Main Line Health’s commitment—to deliver advanced medicine to treat and cure disease while also playing an important role in prevention and disease management as well as training physicians and other health care providers—reflects our intent to keep our community and ourselves well ahead. A team of more than 10,000 employees and 2,000 physicians care for patients throughout the Main Line Health system.
At Main Line Health’s core are four of the region’s most respected acute care hospitals—Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital—as well as one of the nation’s recognized facilities for rehabilitative medicine, Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital.
The Main Line Health system also includes Mirmont Treatment Center for drug and alcohol recovery; Main Line Health HomeCare & Hospice, which includes skilled home health care, hospice and home infusion services; Main Line Health Centers, primary and specialty care, lab and radiology, and other outpatient services located in Broomall, Collegeville, Concordville, Exton and Newtown Square; Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, a biomedical research organization; and Main Line HealthCare, one of the region’s largest multispecialty physician networks.
Main Line Health is the recipient of numerous awards for quality care and service, including System Magnet® designation, the nation’s highest distinction for nursing excellence, the Mid-Atlantic Alliance for Performance Excellence (MAAPE) Excellence Award, and recognition as among the nation’s best employers by Forbes magazine. Main Line Health is committed to creating an environment of diversity, respect and inclusion and has proudly embraced the American Hospital Association’s #123forEquity Pledge to Act to eliminate disparities in care. We are dedicated to advancing patient-centered care, education and research to help our community stay healthy.
About Main Line HealthCare
Main Line HealthCare, the employed multi-specialty physician network of Main Line Health, includes nearly 400 community and hospital-based physicians spanning over 30 clinical specialties and subspecialties.