Dr. Tarak Vipinchandra Patel MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Tarak Patel is an infectious disease specialist in Augusta, Georgia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Doctors Hospital and University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Government Medical College Rajkot and has been in practice for 11 years. Dr. Patel accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 4 doctors at Doctors Hospital and one of 5 at University Hospital who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Clinical Interests: Travel Medicine, Hepatitis, Intravenous Infusions, HIV Infections, Immunization, Home Infusion Therapy, Infection Control, Vaccination, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Anti-Infective Agents, antibiotics

Education & Medical Training

East Tennessee State University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2005–2008

Wake Forest University
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 2008–2010

Government Medical College Rajkot
Class of 2003

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Infectious Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

NC State Medical License

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

GA State Medical License
Active through 2015

SC State Medical License

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Open Access POS
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • Regence Oregon - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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