Dr. Chirag Vipin Patel MD Surgeon

Dr. Chirag Patel is a surgeon in Aliso Viejo, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mission Hospital and Saddleback Memorial Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 22 years. Dr. Patel accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 24 doctors at Mission Hospital and one of 19 at Saddleback Memorial Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Clinical Interests: Colonic Neoplasms, Postoperative Pain, Minimally invasive surgery, Colorectal Cancer, Hernia

Education & Medical Training

University of California at Irvine
Residency, General Surgery, 1992–1997

St Louis University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Surgical Critical Care, 1997–1998

Boston University School of Medicine
Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 15 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 14 years in Surgical Critical Care

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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