Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Academic titles

    • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Chief resident

    • Flushing Hospital Medical Center

  • Medical school

    • Topiwala National Medical College

  • Residencies

    • Flushing Hospital Medical Center

    • Topiwala National Medical College

  • Affiliations

    • Long Island Jewish Forest Hills

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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Most recent comments

Patient comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Pateint Satisfaction Survey. Comments are displayed in their entirety and are anonymous for patient privacy.

07/30/2018
"Dr. Patel is AMAZING. Kind hearted, gentle, courteous, knowledgeable, caring and professional. Northwell should be honored to have him representing them."
07/04/2018
"Excellent excellent doctor and person. "
06/25/2018
"EXCELLENT DOCTOR"
06/22/2018
"Dr. Patel has been my primary doctor for many years his professional care is outstanding. He involves me in decision making, thoroughly explains results of exams. Lab work. He is mindful in reporting lab results on a timely manner. He makes his schedule flexible to see me when emergencies arise."
06/03/2018
"Dr Patel is the best"
05/21/2018
"Dr Patel was awesome"
05/05/2018
"I never meet a Dr like Dr. Patel, he is a blessing."
04/23/2018
"I would recommend Dr. Sunil Patel all the time."
03/31/2018
"He goes straight to the point. Always nice and patient."
03/02/2018
"Dr. Sunil Patel has excellent bed side manners. She is patient and listens to the patient with respect and much attention. "
02/19/2018
"after having a negative experience with my previous PCP I find DR.PATEL a very caring wonderful Doctor."
01/23/2018
"Dr. Patel has taken very good care of my wife and me for years."
01/22/2018
"Very good."
12/05/2017
"I have seen Dr. Sunil Patel for almost 20 yrs. He is a wonderful doctor."
11/18/2017
"To me, Dr. Patel and his staff are wonderful. I'm proud to have chosen Dr. Patel for my doctor."
10/25/2017
"My doctor has always shown great interest in my health by providing details of my condition, treatments and follow up visits. Always willing to answer any questions I may have."
10/18/2017
"Dr. S. Patel has been family physician for years he is the best! "
09/28/2017
"Dr. Patel is very helpful, friendly and caring. He is very knowledgeable and provides excellent care."
09/03/2017
"Have recommended to friends."
08/29/2017
"For some, a doctor's visit is stressful. But that is not the case for me. It is always a pleasure visiting my Doctor. He's attentive and knowledgeable. I trust his judgment, regarding my health, implicitly."
08/21/2017
"The best doctor"
08/07/2017
"Good."
05/15/2017
"Dr Patel is a outstanding doctor who will listen to the patient. I would definitely recommend him to my friends and family"
05/02/2017
"This primary care giver is everything I was looking for."
04/26/2017
"Dr. Patel is always there for my family need & concerns. I've been with Dr. Patel about 20 yrs. -"
04/06/2017
"Very good."
03/13/2017
"Dr. Patel is the best doctor. Very professional."
03/06/2017
"Excellent services."
02/25/2017
"no complaints"
12/27/2016
"What Can I say about Dr, Patel - He is very good."
11/28/2016
"When I visit Dr. S. Patel I am always happy. For me h is a friend, philosopher and guide. A perfect doctor. 9-10. 100%."
11/28/2016
"Very good."
11/03/2016
"Good."
10/10/2016
"Dr. Patel is indeed a _____ doctor and a good one too."
10/04/2016
"Execellents and we need more doctors like him."
09/01/2016
"I'm comfortable with my dr. I trust his decisions about my health."
07/25/2016
"Very easy to talk to & explanation given clearly & in plain language."
07/03/2016
"Dr. Patel has always been an excellent and compassionate physician."
07/02/2016
"Very professional, answered all my questions and made me feel comfortable."
04/19/2016
"The care provider tries to help the best he can,but knows i need much needed help/operations to correct injuries."
04/02/2016
"I love Dr. Patel. Hebis very kind and always makes sure I understand what's going on and why. I feel Dr. Patel genuinely cares about my health and me as a person."
03/29/2016
"Dr. Patel goes above and beyond to make you comfortable, respected, and informed."
02/17/2016
"Excellent always."
02/08/2016
"Dr. Patel was wonderful at putting me at ease in the situation. I was sick for an extended amount of time and he figured out and explained why that was from the information I gave. He was able to deduce my condition and helped me understand what my body is going through and what each medication will be doing to relieve/heal my symptoms. When I first met him he was already staying past his usual hours but he took time to see my condition and fit me into his packed schedule that week. You can tell that he is a man that cares about people."
01/29/2016
"Dr. Patel is a very compassionate doctor who always makes me feel at ease when I see him."
12/16/2015
"My experience have all been good. #5. My medications."
12/07/2015
"No matter what I asked it was answered and I felt at ease. When I didn't understand something, it was repeated several times until I did. (I have a hearing problem)."
12/05/2015
"Dr Sunil Patel is an excellent provider. As soon as he has results of my bloodwork or other tests HE calls me to explain, not his assistant. Dr. Patel is very empathetic and professional. He answers all of my questions and makes sure I understand medications and the reasons for them."
10/26/2015
"Dr. Patel has never failed to return a call about care the day called."
10/13/2015
"Dr. Patel is very good in explaining to me if I've question of my med - problem."
08/24/2015
"I know Dr. Patel a long time & I am quite content with all services."
07/31/2015
"Dr. Patel has been my family doctor for years."
07/08/2015
"He has improved with time spent talking with and not multitasking with phone calls and staff."
06/03/2015
"Always a good experience since about 25 years with him."
05/04/2015
"Dr. Patel great man."
02/27/2015
"I'm very pleased with the care and attention by Dr. Patel and the desk staff."
01/23/2015
"No problems."
08/15/2014
"Doctor Patel is a excellent doctor."
08/08/2014
"Dr. Patel is the best. I have been to many, many doctors in the pass and I find Dr. Patel is the best, he knows and solved my medical needs. #9. Excellent."
07/18/2014
"Excellent."
06/16/2014
"Dr. Patel is a very pleasant man and I get that he's very dedicated and sincere. A real "gem" of a man - will make him my PC physician."
06/13/2014
"Excellent doctor."
06/11/2014
"So far I'm happy I changed to this provider."
04/21/2014
"Very good experience."
03/25/2014
"All good experience."
02/17/2014
"I have all ways had the good fortune during my days of appointment to receive polite & courteous treatment."
01/02/2014
"Dr. Patel answers all of my questions in terms that I understand. I always walk from his office satisfied with my overall visit to his office."