Dr. Nirali Patel believes in having her patients fully understand their medical condition so they can be proactive in their healthcare. Dr. Patel provides compassionate medical care that treats the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of her patients. She believes care begins with communication and strives to develop a strong physician patient relationship. She has a comprehensive primary care practice with focus on preventive medicine. Dr. Patel truly loves her profession and it is evident in the way she provides personalized medical care for each of her patients with warmth and a big smile.
Dr. Nirali Patel was born in Chicago and aspired to be a doctor at a very young age. She attended Loyola University for her undergraduate training and earned Honors in Biology and minors in Psychology and Chemistry. She finished her medical training at Midwestern University. She then completed her Internal Medicine residency through the McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern. Being an Internist is the specialization of adult medical care. Dr. Patel is American Board Certified in Internal Medicine.
Dr. Patel believes in a close knit individualized care of patients. She knows her patients as loved ones of their family, and makes a personal connection with her patients and not just as medical charts. She does have an interest in her patient's life as a whole and not just a medical condition that needs to be treated. She does allow the patient to ask questions and makes sure they understand the medical process and management of their condition. She is a true advocate for her patients. The office staff get's to know the patients as part of the family of Dr. Patel's practice. The office staff answering the phone helps coordinate medical care with a friendly positive attitude. The office does not use a call center so patients can reach the office directly and get a quicker and more direct response. Medicine is an art, and Dr. Patel delivers her care with taking in account all aspects of the patient's life.
Dr. Patel is on the medical staff at Delnor Hospital in Geneva and Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield which are part of Northwestern Medicine. Dr. Nirali Patel does make Inpatient hospital rounds for her patients admitted to Delnor Hospital.
Chronic Disease Management Chronic conditions that require long term care and medication management Diabetes, High blood pressure (Hypertension), High cholesterol (Hyperlipidemia), Heart disease (Coronary artery disease), Hypothyroid, Strokes, Asthma, Anxiety, Depression, Acne
Preventive Care and Cancer Screening Annual Physicals Sports Physicals Employment Physicals Surgical Pre-operative Physicals Facilitation of Cancer Prevention Screening - Pap smears, Mammograms, DEXA scans, Colonoscopies, Prostate Cancer Screening, Lung Cancer Screening, Skin Cancer Immunizations
Inpatient Hospital Care Dr Patel strongly believes in the value of knowing the history of the her patients and having a strong physician patient bond which helps facilitate a much smoother Inpatient admission. Dr Patel does do hospital rounds at Delnor Hospital for her patients.
“Dr. Patel is a brilliant diagnostician! There is such a warm and calming feeling in this office!” J.H
“Dr. Nirali Patel is a very kind human being, treats people like family, helped save my mother’s life so that I still have her today. I have faith and trust in her.” L.A.
“Dr. Patel is the best, devoted, caring Internist or any doctor our family has ever encountered!” M.P.
“It is great to behold Dr. Patel’s bedside manners which seems to be a lost art in today’s providers. I recommend Dr. Patel without reservations to all I meet.” P.H.
“Dr. Nirali Patel’s concern about me as an individual human being – my health – and otherwise is very evident. Thank you for being here for me. It gives me great peace of mind!” C.T.
“Dr. Patel is kind and courteous. She makes me feel special and, when I’m in the office, I feel like my health issues are being taken care of with the utmost importance!” J.P.
“She is genuine, she cares, she is supportive, knowledgeable, professional and pleasant. I have extreme confidence in her!” L.D.
“Dr. Patel is important and vital part of my life!” J.F.