Nimesh H. Patel MD
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Nimesh H. Patel, MD

  • Neurosurgery
Languages Spoken English
  • Mayo Clinic Care Network Member
Best Doctor Award 2018
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    Bio

    Nimesh Patel, MD, FAANS, is the Executive Medical Director of Neurosurgery at Methodist Dallas. Board certified in neurosurgery, he obtained his medical degree from the University of Louisville Medical School, Kentucky. He completed his residency at Rush University Hospital, Chicago, Illinois. Dr.Patel has been published numerous times and has been recognized as one of D Magazines Best Doctors. His special interests include:

    • Minimally Invasive Brain & Spine Surgery Techniques
    • Complex Spinal Reconstruction
    • Degenerative Spine Conditions
    • Endoscopic Pituitary Tumor Resection
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    Education

    Medical Education: University of Louisville School of Medicine - 2003 - Louisville, KY
    Internship: Rush University - 2004 - Chicago, IL
    Residency: Rush University - 2009 - Chicago, IL

    Specialties
    • Neurosurgery (Board Certified)
  • Insurance

    Accepted Health Plan information is only as accurate as the most current information submitted. Prior to your appointment, it is advisable to verify with a physician office that they are still a participating provider.

    • AARMC - AARP Medicare Complete
    • AEAEX - Aetna Aexcel
    • AET/M - Aetna Medicare HMO
    • AETMP - Aetna Medicare PPO
    • AETQP - Aetna Quality Health (QHP)
    • AET/H - Aetna US Healthcare HMO
    • AET/P - Aetna US Healthcare/PPO
    • AMGC - Amerigroup Chip Insurance
    • AMGMA - Amerigroup Medicare Advantage
    • AMGPSTM - Amerigroup Star Medicaid
    • AGRPSTPL - Amerigroup Star Plus
    • PPO/POS - BCBS
    • BC/TH - BCBS of Texas HMO
    • BLADV - Blue Advantage HMO
    • CIGNO - Cigna (OAP) Open Access
    • CIGLP - Cigna Local Plus
    • CIG/H - Cigna/HMO
    • CIG/S - Cigna/POS
    • CIG/P - Cigna/PPO
    • HS/PP - Health Smart PPO
    • HLTHS - HealthSmart GEPO
    • HS - Heritage Southwest IPA
    • HUM-M - Humana ChoiceCare Medicare Choice PPO
    • HUM/G - Humana Gold Plus HMO
    • HUMPO - Humana Preferred PPO
    • Med/BCBS - Med Health BCBS
    • MOLMK - Molina Market Place
    • MULTI - Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS - PHCS2
    • SAV - Savility
    • SUPHSP - Superior Healthplan Star Plus
    • AJP00004 - Texan Plus Medicare Advantage Plan (Universal American)
    • TXPDE - TexanPlus Dual Eligible
    • TRI - Tricare
    • UNIP - United Healthcare PPO
Texas law prohibits hospitals from practicing medicine. The physicians on the Methodist Health System medical staff are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Methodist Health System or any of its affiliated hospitals.