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Arush A Patel, MD

Specialty
Hand Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery
Certifications
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Practicing Since 
2013
Phone 
(760) 743-4789
Fax 
(760) 743-4779

Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Carpal Tunnel Release
Hand Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery
Peripheral Nerve Blocks
Reconstructive Surgery
Shoulder Replacement
Shoulder Surgery
Sports Medicine
Synovial Biopsy
Trigger Point Injection

Medical Degree
  • University of Toledo - 2007
Internship
  • University of Southern California, Los Angeles Medical Center - 2008
Residency
  • University of Southern California, Los Angeles Medical Center - 2012
Fellowship
  • University of California, San Diego - 2013

AARP - MEDICARE
AETNA ELECT CHOICE - EPO
AETNA MANAGED CHOICE - POS
AETNA OPEN CHOICE - PPO
AETNA SELECT CHOICE - HMO
BEECH STREET - PPO
BEN E LECT - CONSUMER DRIVEN HEALTH PLAN
BENEFIT PANEL SERVICES (BPS) - PPO
BLUE SHIELD - EPO
BLUE SHIELD - HMO
BLUE SHIELD - PPO
CIGNA - HMO
CIGNA - PPO
CIGNA- GREAT WEST - EPO
CIGNA- GREAT WEST - PPO
CIGNA- WEST OPEN ACCESS - Other
COVENTRY - PPO
COVERED CALIFORNIA - EPO
COVERED CALIFORNIA - HMO
COVERED CALIFORNIA - PPO
EMPLOYER DIRECT HEALTHCARE - Other
HEALTHNET - EPO
HEALTHNET - HMO
HEALTHNET - PPO
HUMANA- CHOICE PLAN - MEDICARE
INTERPLAN - PPO
MEDICARE - MEDICARE ASSIGNMENT
MULTIPLAN - PPO
PREFERRED HEALTH NETWORK - PPO
PRIVATE HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS (PHCS) - PPO
RAILROAD MEDICARE - MEDICARE
SECURE HORIZONS - MEDICARE - HMO
SHARP HEALTHPLAN - HMO
SHARP HEALTHPLAN - PPO
TRICARE - CHAMPUS
TRICARE - Other
TRICARE FOR LIFE - MEDICARE
UNITED HEALTHCARE - EPO
UNITED HEALTHCARE - HMO
UNITED HEALTHCARE - PPO
UNITED HEALTHCARE- MEDICARE ADVANTA - MEDICARE
WORKERS COMPENSATION - WORKERS COMPENSATION

Location

Arch Health Medical Group

1955 Citracado Parkway, Suite 200 Escondido, CA 92029
Phone: (760) 743-4789

Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes

Hours:
Monday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
 

Bio

Dr. Patel is a board certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in upper extremity and trauma.  His passion for Orthopedics was cultivated during his residency at the University of Southern California.  While at University of Southern California, he trained with the leaders in all fields of Orthopedic surgery. He worked at Los Angeles County Hospital, one of the busiest trauma centers in the world.

Upon graduating residency, he then completed a Hand and Upper Extremity fellowship at University of California, San Diego.  It was here that Dr. Patel developed skills in fine detail and surgical technique including microvascular surgery and nerve and tendon repairs.  He also completed training at Columbia University on microvascular surgery. Dr. Patel has presented in numerous national conventions including the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS), American Association of Hand Surgery (AASH), and Doctors Demystify.  He is also a candidate member of American Academy Association of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS), American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH).

Dr. Patel prides himself on providing individualized attention on each patient he treats. In his free time he enjoys sports, running, hiking and travelling.
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Additional Languages

  • Gujarati
  • Spanish

Dr. Patel is a board certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in upper extremity and trauma.  His passion for Orthopedics was cultivated during his residency at the University of Southern California.  While at University of Southern California, he trained with the leaders in all fields of Orthopedic surgery. He worked at Los Angeles County Hospital, one of the busiest trauma centers in the world.

Upon graduating residency, he then completed a Hand and Upper Extremity fellowship at University of California, San Diego.  It was here that Dr. Patel developed skills in fine detail and surgical technique including microvascular surgery and nerve and tendon repairs.  He also completed training at Columbia University on microvascular surgery. Dr. Patel has presented in numerous national conventions including the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS), American Association of Hand Surgery (AASH), and Doctors Demystify.  He is also a candidate member of American Academy Association of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS), American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH).

Dr. Patel prides himself on providing individualized attention on each patient he treats. In his free time he enjoys sports, running, hiking and travelling.