Dr. Jay Patel

Nephrology and Dialysis
NC
19 years experience

About

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.

Nephrology and Dialysis

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

9 Answers
1 Agree
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Patel
Dr. Jay Patel answered
19 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
UTI : if an irritated bladder -- I always recommend Azo-C with 6oz cranberry juice 2-3 times a day. If kidney infection (fever, chills, flank pain)- needs t ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Patel
Dr. Jay Patel answered
19 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Different: both are different electrolytes (and magnesium is essential for absorption of potassium. The biggest question is why you are taking them as supplement ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jay Patel
Dr. Jay Patel answered
19 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Needs evaluation: likely a hydrocele (pocket of fluid trapped in scrotum)---- needs an ultrasound to rule out other possible diagnoses

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.

Ask doctors free
Answer emailed
in 24 hours or less

Testimonials
Recommendations and Thank you notes are endorsements given from patients or other doctors.

2
Recommendations
5
Thank you notes
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Patel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Patel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thank you, your quick reply made me feel good!
HealthTap member
Thank you, your quick reply made me feel good!
HealthTap member
Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :)

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Moi University
MD
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.
Answer emailed
in 24 hours or less