Search

See All Cardiologists in Covington, LA
Dr. Umesh Patel, MD

Dr. Umesh Patel, MD

Age 64 Cardiology M
(54) 54 reviews

Telehealth available

Accepting New Patients

About

Dr. Umesh Patel, MD is a cardiology specialist in Covington, LA. Dr. Patel completed a residency at Tulane University of Louisiana. He currently practices at Louisiana Heart Center and is affiliated with Lakeview Regional Medical Center. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Patel is board certified in Cardiology.

Compare with other Cardiology Specialists
Compare Dr. Patel with our nearby Cardiology Specialists at St. Tammany Health System
Dr. Frank Voelker, MD
5 reviews
Learn More
Dr. Hamid Salam, MD
12 reviews
Learn More
Dr. Russell Reed, MD
2 reviews
Learn More
Dr. Dale Presser, MD
34 reviews
Learn More
Dr. Bruce Ennis, MD
5 reviews
Learn More
Dr. Bruce Iteld, MD
8 reviews
Learn More
These providers are on the medical staff of St. Tammany Health System.
Advertisement

Locations

  1. Louisiana Heart Center

    1. 1
      Louisiana Heart Center
      39 Starbrush Cir, Covington, LA 70433 Existing Patients: (985) 871-4155

Languages

Gujarati

Education

  • Tulane University of Louisiana, Fellowship Hospital — 1989
  • Tulane University of Louisiana, Residency Hospital — 1987
  • Tulane U Med Sch, Internship Hospital — 1985
  • Medway Area Hospitals, Kent, England, Residency Hospital — 1984
  • University College, University of London, Undergraduate School — 1976

Insurance Accepted

  • ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
  • HealthSmart
  • Healthwise
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Husky Health
  • inHealth
  • INTotal Health
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MAPFRE Life Insurance Company of Puerto Rico
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Peach State Health Plan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Select Choice Insurance
  • SelectHealth
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
  • State Farm
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American
  • Vista Health Plan
  • Wellcare of Georgia

* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Patient Satisfaction

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Patel
4.6
Based on 54 Reviews
5 Stars
(47)
4 Stars
(1)
3 Stars
(1)
2 Stars
(2)
1 Star
(3)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend Dr. Patel?

(Select your rating)
I love how thorough Dr. Patel is with his patience! It is very convenient now that the lab is right there in the office for drawing blood. There is somewhat of a wait we’re going to his office, not during Covid, but that is because he is so thorough with each patient and gives them the time and care that is needed. He’s an excellent diagnostician and a caring physician. As an RN it is difficult to find a position that you can trust, know, and like as a treating physician. The wait time is the only reason for 4 1/2 stars versus five.
RCS — Jan 01, 2021
See more reviews on Healthgrades
Photo: Dr. Umesh Patel, MD
Dr. Umesh Patel, MD
  • Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
  • Tell us about your experience with Dr. Patel

Dr. Patel's Office & Staff

  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

Experience with Dr. Patel

  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

Tell Us About Yourself

  • Display Name:
  • City, State:
  • Your gender:
  • Your age group:
  • Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:

Finish Here

  • How would you like to confirm your survey information?
  • Phone Number:
    Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.
Thank you for sharing your feedback about Dr. Umesh Patel, MD.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Lakeview Regional Medical Center
  • Slidell Memorial Hospital
  • St. Tammany Health System
You Might Also Like
Roberto De Vicenzo signed an incorrect scorecard at the 1968 Masters (the Argentinian’s score on the 17th hole was three, not four). He overlooked that added stroke and that disqualified him from the tournament and a playoff—the harshest penal...