Parag Patel, DO

Specialty: Interventional CardiologyCardiology

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Parag Patel, DO

Specialty: Interventional CardiologyCardiology

Independent practitioner Advocate Medical Group provider

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Advocate Heart Institute

1875 Dempster Street

Suite 525

Park Ridge, IL 60068

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Office: 847-698-5500

Fax: 847-698-5517

Meet Parag Patel, DO

About me

  • Secondary languages: Gujarati
  • Gender:
  • Clinical interests: Angelmed Guardian Cardiac MonitorCardiac CatheterizationCardiomyopathyCardiovascular DiseaseFamilial HypercholesterolemiaHolter MonitoringInterventional CardiologyInvasive CardiologyNon-Invasive ProceduresPacemaker InsertionPacemaker Maintenance
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  • Fellowship: Lutheran General Hospital
  • Residency: Lutheran General Hospital
  • Internship: Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
  • Medical School: Des Moines University - Osteopathic Medical Center - Mercy Hospital

Board certifications

  • Interventional Cardiology

Hospital affiliations

  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
  • Advocate Medical Group

Insurance accepted

  • AAH Preferred – Team Member Plan
  • AAH Select – Team Member Plan
  • AARP Medicare Advantage Access HMO
  • Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI
  • Aetna Coventry (Aetna Medicare) HMO
  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice (MC) POS
  • Aetna Medicare HMO
  • Aetna Medicare POS
  • Aetna Medicare PPO
  • Aetna Medicare Value Plan PPO
  • Aetna NAP - PPO
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna Premier Care Network
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna State of Illinois HMO
  • Aetna State of Illinois Open Access Plus
  • Aetna State of Illinois PPO
  • Aetna Value Performance Network
  • Beech Street Network PPO
  • Benefit Plan Administrators (BPA)
  • Benefits Services and Systems, Inc
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Community FHP
  • Blue Cross Community ICP
  • Blue Cross Community MMAI
  • Blue Cross HMO Illinois
  • Blue Cross Med Select PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Supplement PPO
  • Blue Medicare Advocate Health HMO
  • Blue Precision HMO
  • BlueCare Direct
  • Cigna APWU Health Plan Open Access Plus
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna Health Partners POS
  • Cigna Healthspring True Choice PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna NALC Health Benefits Plan
  • Cigna Open Access Plus
  • Cigna Open Access POS
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna-HealthSpring Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry / FirstHealth
  • Coventry Health Care HMO
  • Coventry Health Care Open Access POS
  • Coventry Health Care POS
  • Coventry Health Care PPO
  • First Health Network PPO
  • FirstHealth / Coventry Personal Care
  • Galaxy Health Network PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna EPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • HealthSmart Preferred PPO
  • HST Care Connect EPO
  • HST Care Connect PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana Community Select HMO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana Illinois CCN HMO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Humana Medicare Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Medicare Supplement Plan
  • Humana MMAI
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • Medicare
  • Meridian
  • Meridian MMAI
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • SEIU – Local 4 HMO
  • SEIU – Local 4 PPO
  • Tricare Prime
  • UFCW Local 1546 Health and Welfare Fund (UMC)
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Advantage Value HMO - POS
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 1 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 2 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Supplement
  • UHC National Railway Carriers & United Transportation Union Health and Welfare
  • UHC Railroad Employees National Health & Welfare Plan
  • UHC/ AARP Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • Union Health Services, Inc.
  • Union Medical Care PPO
  • United Health One Golden Rule
  • United Healthcare Charter HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus PPO
  • United Healthcare Choice PPO
  • United Healthcare Core PPO
  • United Healthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • United Healthcare Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Medica
  • United Healthcare Medicare Complete Assure PPO
  • United Healthcare Navigate HMO
  • United Healthcare NexusACO OA
  • United Healthcare NexusACO R
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Oxford
  • Wellcare Health Plans HMO

Ratings and reviews

Overall rating

based on 470 patient ratings.


July 27, 2020 2:06 PM

glad staff found a way to get me into seeing Dr. as soon as possible

July 22, 2020 6:05 PM

Great visit.

July 22, 2020 6:05 PM

very happy

July 14, 2020 10:48 AM

He is AMAZING !!

July 14, 2020 10:48 AM

Dr. P. Patel is a wonderful Dr. He is caring, an amazing listener and smart. Dr. Patel comes to you with a calm voice reassuring voice and you as a patient feel reassured and at ease knowing everything will be good because He is taking CARE of you. The WHOLE you. I would recommend Dr. Patel to any and all friends. Thank you

July 11, 2020 12:40 PM


July 9, 2020 7:40 AM

Very good.

July 9, 2020 7:40 AM


June 10, 2020 8:07 AM

I have always been treated with respect and dignity. I have felt my doctors listened to me and gave me their complete attention when I addressed my concerns and also when I responded to their questions.

June 10, 2020 8:07 AM

Never had anything but good experiences. Would heartily recommend this practice.

May 24, 2020 11:58 AM

Good experience.

May 24, 2020 11:58 AM

It was on-line with Patel. First time and overall good experience. Of course, could not get temperature, weight, blood pressure measurements.

May 23, 2020 12:05 AM

Always very through.

May 22, 2020 12:00 AM

This Doctor Parag V. Patel saved my life.

May 22, 2020 12:00 AM

He is a excellent doctor.

May 18, 2020 6:47 PM

he's great

May 18, 2020 2:53 PM

I received a call the same day I had my echocardiogram done from Dr. Patel, My PCP, dr. Xcalled me about an hour after the test was completed and told me that Dr. Patel was going to call me later that day and we were going to discuss the plan of care I did my first zoom visit with Dr. Patel he's an excellent physician he listen to me and help me start a plan to tackle my systolic heart failure which is a new diagnosis

May 4, 2020 8:37 AM

Everything was fine! Good experience.

April 28, 2020 3:45 AM

Excellent Care Thanks

April 16, 2020 8:32 AM

Dr. Patel is the best!

April 7, 2020 2:22 PM

Excellent visit.

April 3, 2020 12:00 AM

My experience with Dr. Patel was excellent, as always, because of his knowledge of me, and my history, angiogram was completed with revealed _____% blockage, in RCA, resulting in stent. Feel much better.

March 24, 2020 8:12 AM


March 16, 2020 5:50 PM


March 14, 2020 2:26 PM

This was my first visit with this specialist. I was impressed with him and with the "fellow" who saw me before the doctor came in. They were both thorough and explained things clearly.

March 14, 2020 8:15 AM

dr. Patel is an exceptional doctor!

March 13, 2020 8:34 AM

Very good excellent.

March 12, 2020 11:40 AM

i got in on a timely basis, staff was helpful and friendly. the Dr. did a good job.

March 12, 2020 11:40 AM

it went well. just what i had hpoed.

March 6, 2020 11:43 PM

very good experience

February 29, 2020 10:45 AM

Dr. Patel is a fantastic cardiologist. Every visit is great.

February 28, 2020 10:33 AM

I had a friendly, supportive, and enjoyable _____ with Dr. Patel!!!

February 25, 2020 8:15 AM

fantastic! I hope I go before Dr. Patel goes.

February 25, 2020 8:15 AM

everything was on time and efficient.

February 18, 2020 9:24 AM

He was very reassuring about my situation.

February 18, 2020 9:24 AM

As always it was a pleasure seeing Dr. Patel

February 17, 2020 4:07 PM

The staff and technicians in Dr.Patel's office are also wonderful. They smile, make eye contact and respond quickly to questions and/or scheduling future appoints.

February 17, 2020 4:07 PM

It is always a pleasure to see Dr.Patel. In addition , his kind, thoughtful and professional demeanor make his care and concern so obvious.

February 17, 2020 2:17 PM

very good!

February 13, 2020 10:44 AM

Dr. Patel is a good listener and takes the time to answer my questions.

February 13, 2020 10:44 AM

A successful follow-up visit after diagnosis and treatment for paroxysmal atrial fibrillation.

February 4, 2020 7:57 AM

It was very nice to know - Thank you all.

January 24, 2020 10:33 AM

Good experience.

January 22, 2020 6:01 AM

Always a thorough visit.

January 8, 2020 7:36 AM

I would recommend Dr. Patel to anyone he eliminated a situation that could have ended my life.

January 8, 2020 7:36 AM

Dr. Patel know exactly what was wrong with me and advised me the proper procedure and resolved the situation.

January 8, 2020 6:40 AM

Good experience.

January 3, 2020 12:12 PM

He is a very good doctor and he cares about his patients.

January 2, 2020 10:38 AM

every thing went well

January 2, 2020 10:38 AM


December 16, 2019 4:25 PM

Dr. Parag Patel always listens carefully to me when I have an appointment with him. This office visit was no exception. He gives me his full attention and answers any questions I have in a way that I can understand completely.

December 3, 2019 10:09 AM

all went well,, it all came fast, with in the span of two weeks from an ECG to two stints in my heart.

November 23, 2019 4:32 AM

Dr Patel has a calming demeanor about him. He made me feel safe with the knowledge that he was going to treat my condition with a very caring attitude. He took the time to explain things thoroughly and answered all my questions in a way that was very clear and understandable.

November 23, 2019 4:32 AM

Everyone in the office was very friendly and professional.

November 22, 2019 8:48 AM

The services I receive from this office are always of the highest quality.

November 22, 2019 8:48 AM

Dr. Parag Patel & his associates, employee's etc., have been treating me for years. They have always had my best of health in mind. They are like family to me.

November 19, 2019 1:09 PM

I was concerned about my health and they made every effort to see me quickly which I totally appreciated and Dr. Patel listened and advised in a most kindly manner.

November 18, 2019 2:34 PM

always professional and friendly!

November 17, 2019 11:00 PM

great service from the time I arrived until the time I left.

November 17, 2019 11:00 PM


November 15, 2019 9:27 AM

Excellent visit.

November 14, 2019 11:00 PM

Top rate in all regards - Dr. Patel is incredible.

November 3, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Patel is an excellent cardiologist explains everything and takes time with his patients.

October 30, 2019 7:00 PM

I was very impressed with Dr. Patel.

October 27, 2019 7:00 PM


October 9, 2019 7:00 PM

Very good nature, quite, treat me very nicely. I am very happy and Dr. Parag later saved my life.

October 7, 2019 7:00 PM

TheDr. answered all of myconcerns

September 27, 2019 7:00 PM

I feel very much at ease when I visit DR. Patel

September 24, 2019 7:00 PM

It was a regular check up that went well.

September 21, 2019 7:00 PM

The Cardiologist and staff are A#1. Truly Grateful that they are my Doctor(s).

September 19, 2019 7:00 PM

Always pleasant!!

September 16, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. P. Patel has always been kind, professional & understand.

September 15, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Parag Patel is the BEST!

September 11, 2019 7:00 PM


September 9, 2019 7:00 PM

Always a pleasure to see and welcome your guidance.

September 4, 2019 7:00 PM

Following up with, and seeing Dr. Patel (as part of my "team") is very important to me as I work on improving my health and wellness. Dr. Patel has been vital to my on-going work to improve my health.

August 23, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Patel is an extremely decent, knowledgeable and personable expert. I was lucky to be referred to him for management of my heart problem and value his contribution to my health care.

August 20, 2019 7:00 PM

everything went well

August 18, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr.Patel is a wonderful person and an excellent doctor. He is kind, professional and focused during my visits. I have the utmost confidence in and respect for Dr. Patel.

August 15, 2019 7:00 PM

Very very satisfied.

August 9, 2019 7:00 PM


August 1, 2019 7:00 PM

Provider seems to spend a lot of time typing on the computer for EMR documentation. Suggest having a script to type the documentation.

July 30, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Patel is always professional and informative. Very thorough.

July 15, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Patel is an excellent Cardiologist & I feel confident with both him & all of his staff. I saw him this visit & will see X on my next visit in six months. If ever I need anything, all I have to do is call the office! Everyone there is terrific!

July 8, 2019 7:00 PM

His a good Doctor

June 21, 2019 7:00 PM

good experience

June 20, 2019 7:00 PM

I have been with Dr. Patel's practice for 20 years. I have lived longer than any male in my family (all died from heart disease). I credit him with that fact and of course, advances in medicine. I always thought Dr. Patel had my well being and health front and center.

June 17, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Patel ALWAYS treat me and my family in a professional manner. We (my wife, my daughter, and myself) think of Dr. Patel as family.

June 16, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Patel is fabulous. I feel like he really cares. I know my response is short and simple but the implication for me personally is huge. Thank you!

June 12, 2019 7:00 PM

I am very satisfied with Dr. Patel as well as his staff and office personnel.

June 10, 2019 7:00 PM

It is so much pleasure to be visit Dr. Patel.

June 7, 2019 7:00 PM

excellent provider

May 24, 2019 7:00 PM

always happy with the service

May 21, 2019 7:00 PM

I trust Dr. Parag Patel - He tells me good news and bad news. So far I'm healthy person.

May 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Very helpful & very knowledgeable & professional.

May 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Efficient & productive.

May 19, 2019 7:00 PM

alwayes nice, professional.

May 17, 2019 7:00 PM

My experiences with this provider have always been good.

May 15, 2019 7:00 PM

Very satisfied.

May 12, 2019 7:00 PM

Very Good

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