Nilesh D. Patel, MD

  • Specialty: Head & Neck Surgery
  • Languages: English, Gujarati, Hindi, Spanish
  • Phone: 212-810-4283

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

endoscopic surgery, adenoiditis, breathing disorder during sleeping, voice disorder, tonsil inflammation, swallowing difficulty, ear infection chronic, smell disorders, sinus surgery


  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Otolaryngology - Otolaryngology, 2001
Education and Training
  • Residency, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, General Surgery, 2000
  • MD from New York University, 1995

Locations and Appointments

57 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Beech Street PPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus Essential
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • Fidelis Child Health
  • Fidelis Essential
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Essential
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Essential
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MetroPlus Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • UPN Elite
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare Core and Charter
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.
Nilesh Patel, MD

30 East 40th Street, Suite 802
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-810-4283

Nilesh Patel MD PC

8735 Britton Ave
Jackson Heights, NY 11372


Phone: 212-810-4283

Nilesh Patel, MD

20 East 46th Street, Suite 800
New York, NY 10017


Phone: 646-490-4680

Nilesh Patel, MD

41-42 Elbertson Street
New York, NY 11373


Phone: 718-505-1300

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  • Derivation and preliminary validation of a risk score to predict 30-day ED revisits for sickle cell pain

    Glassberg, Jeffrey; Simon, Jena; Patel, Nilesh; Jeong, Jordan M; McNamee, Justin J; Yu, Gary
    American journal of emergency medicine. 2015 Jul 17. 33 (10): 1396-1401

  • Pediatric ethmoid sinus desmoplastic fibroma: Case report and review of pediatric bony sinus tumors

    Kadakia, S; Patel, N; Iacob, C; Khorsandi, A; Persky, M; Bernstein, J
    International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology extra. 2015. 10 (3): 49-52

  • Giant calculus of the submandibular salivary duct

    Chan, Edwin K; Patel, Nilesh D
    Ear, nose & throat journal. 2006 May . 85 (5):

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