Dr. Ashesh Patel

Primary Care, Internal Medicine
Washington, DC
24 years experience male

Locations

Ashesh D. Patel, MD PC

Washington, DC

Address

1901 R ST NW, Washington, DC
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Anthem BC Life & Health Insurance Company

CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield

Cigna

CoreSource

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

First Health Group Corporation

Great-West Healthcare

Golden Rule Insurance Company

Harvard Pilgim Health Care

Health Net

Oxford Health Plans

Private Healthcare Systems, Inc (PHCS)

UNICARE

UnitedHealthcare

MultiPlan, Inc

Tricare

UMR

Aetna

About

Bio

Ashesh D. Patel, MD FACP practices primary care Internal Medicine in Washington, DC.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Internal Medicine, Board Certified

Internal Medicine

Licenses

United States: District Of Columbia

Doctor Q&A

204 Answers
40 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashesh Patel
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Get the test.: It is unlikely that your lobar pneumonia is viral and not bacterial but go ahead and get tested for COVID-19 early. Don't wait until after you finish ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashesh Patel
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Barrier protection: Abstinence is the safest sexual behavior. Masturbation is the second safest sexual behavior. Any sexual behavior without using protection (condoms, et ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashesh Patel
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Edging: Look up "edging" on google. It is one way to increase sexual endurance.

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Testimonials
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Oct 31, 2017
Dr ashesh Patel is very smart doc and give excellent answers to his patients
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Patel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Patel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This made me feel good. Thanks! thank you. my GI specialist was the one who said I was cured of colitis and it's now ibs. I'm now transferring to UW Madison GI center. thank you for your input!
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks Dr. for your message. The foods you mentioned are those who make it worse. I really satisfied. I will avoid all the listed foods you motioned them.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I suppose that there is no preventative test one can take? One just waits? One can have an endoscopy, etc., etc. I just do not know them all.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH
Graduated 1996MD

Residency

GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIV HOSPITAL

Awards

Phi Beta Kappa

Affiliations

American Medical Association
American College of Physicians
American Diabetes Association
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