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Dr. Deep Patel

Podiatry
Ararat, VA
15 years experience male

Locations

Office

Address

3314 healy dr suite 102
Directions

Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Cigna

UnitedHealthcare

About

Bio

I enjoy all aspects of foot and ankle medicine and surgery. I firmly believe in biomechanics based diagnoses and treatment. I enjoy the outdoors, sports, traveling and food.

Specialties
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Podiatry

Doctor Q&A

6 Answers
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Deep Patel
Podiatry 15 years experience
Yes: Limit meat, poultry and fish. Animal proteins are high in purine. Avoid or severely limit high-purine foods, such as organ meats, herring, anchovies and mackerel. Red meat (beef, pork and lamb), fatty fish and seafood (tuna, shrimp, lobster and scallops) are associated with increased risk of gout. Because all meat, poultry and fish contain purines, limit your intake to 4 to 6 ounces (113 to 170 gr.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Deep Patel
Podiatry 15 years experience
Yes: Antiinflammatories, soaking foot in warm epsom salts water, drinking a lot of water, avoid gouty foods.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Deep Patel
Podiatry 15 years experience
Antifungals: If your feet sweat, you need to wear white cotton socks, apply powder in your shoes, and use some kind of antifungal cream.

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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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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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This was very helpful. Thanks!
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Thanks for your quick reply!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Barry University
Graduated 2006MD

Affiliations

acfas, ncfas, APMA
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