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Dr. Umesh Patel

Preventive Medicine
Covington, LA
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I specialize in
Preventive Medicine
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
I have been in practice
40 years
I am licensed to see patients from
Louisiana
I speak
English
Gujarati
I'm known for
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Locally
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Locally
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Hypertension
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55
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My answers and insights have
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Helped 1,538,148 people
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Received 503 thanks
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My Virtual Practice Hours (Local Time)
Sun
10:00am - 9:30pm
Mon
8:30pm - 9:30pm
Tue
8:30pm - 9:30pm
Wed
8:30pm - 9:30pm
Thu
8:30pm - 9:30pm
Fri
11:30am - 11:45am
8:30pm - 9:30pm
Sat
10:00am - 9:30pm
I am located at
Louisiana Heart Center
39 Starbrush Circle
Covington , LA 70433 , United States
Office hours
Mon 9:00am - 3:00pm
Tue 9:00am - 3:00pm
Wed 9:00am - 3:00pm
Thu 9:00am - 3:00pm
Accepted Insurance Plans
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Cigna
Humana Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
United HealthCare Insurance Company
CHAMPUS
Medicare
Aetna
I was educated and trained at
Medical / Graduate School
University of London School of Medicine, University College, England
Tulane University School of Medicine, LA
Fellowships
Tulane University School of Medicine, LA - Cardiology
Academic Appointments
Medical Director of the Louisiana Heart Hospital
Governing Board Member of the Louisiana Heart Hospital
Medical Executive Committee Chairman of the Louisiana Heart Hospital
Chairman, Department of Cardiology, Columbia Lakeview Regional Medical Center
Chairman of Heart & Vascular Clinic Practice Improvement Committee
Chairman of Heart & Vascular Clinic Electronic Health Record Development Committee
I'm affiliated with
Organizations
Louisiana Heart Hospital, Lacombe, LA
Lakeview Regional Medical Center, Covington, LA
Hospitals
LOUISIANA MEDICAL CENTER AND HEART HOSPITAL, LLC
LAKEVIEW REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
I've won the following awards
Top General Internist, Louisiana
Fall 2017
Top Doctor, the Metairie Region
Fall 2017
Thought Leader, Louisiana
Fall 2017
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