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Carondelet Medical Group – Cardiology East
6567 E. Carondelet Dr., Suite 225
Tucson, AZ 85710
(520) 886-3432

Rajendrakumar Patel, MD

Invasive-Interventional Cardiology

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.8 out of 5
273 Ratings

Dr. Patel is an interventional cardiologist. He recently completed fellowships in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the Mercer University School of Medicine in Macon, Georgia and earned his medical degree from the BJ Medical College in Gujarat, India. During his fellowships at the UA, he was a chief cardiology fellow. While at Mercer University School of Medicine, Dr. Patel was the associate program director of the Internal Medicine Residency program, associate program director for the Clinical Skill Department and assistant professor. He was also the lead researcher in clinical research. Dr. Patel has co-authored numerous professional articles and has presented at regional and national conferences. He is experienced in transradial percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), structural heart diseases, high risk PCI with hemodynamic support, and management of adult complex congenital heart disease. Dr. Patel is board certified in Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine.

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
Friendliness/courtesy of Care provider
Likelihood of recommending Care provider
Care provider efforts to include in decisions
Care provider explanations of prob/condition
Care provider concern for questions/worries
Patients' confidence in Care provider
Care provider spoke using clear language


Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Sep 27, 2019
I have complete faith in Dr. Patel.
Sep 15, 2019
A physician myself, it was a pleasure to be cared for by Dr. Patel.
Aug 20, 2019
Dr Raj Patel is amiable and easy to talk with. He answers my questions in a way I can understand the issues I have.
Aug 18, 2019
Everyone I had contact with was efficient at their job as well as courteous and caring. Dr. Patel was interested in the information I provided, and in turn he explained the reasoning for the tests he ordered. I would recommend Dr. Patel to anyone who needs
Aug 15, 2019
Jul 14, 2019
outstanding on all points - I feel lucky to be seeing this group of professionals
Jul 4, 2019
I met Dr. Patel at St. Joseph's hospital. I loved his sense of humor and clear communication! Very happy to follow through with this doctor@
Jul 3, 2019
you could not ask for a better doctor
Jun 25, 2019
i luv dr.patel he's my favorite dr.
Jun 23, 2019
Dr Patal is the best and very caring and kind would recommend to everybody
Jun 20, 2019
Dr. Raj Patel is terrific! He treats me as a person---not a number.
May 25, 2019
Dr R Patel is an amazing cardio dr.
May 25, 2019
I've recommended Dr Patel many times to people looking for a cardiologist. Hes the best
May 22, 2019
I have confidence in Dr Patel and felt he was thoughtful and informed about my situation.
May 16, 2019
*Dr. Patel is the best!
May 15, 2019
Dr, Raj Patel has always been very friendly and acts as if he reads the chart prior to entering the exam room. Discusses his concerns and what he plans to do next to follow up on the changes.
May 14, 2019
*Dr. Patel is very nice, caring with empathy and very, very well being. GREAT dr.!!
May 14, 2019
dr patel is the BEST! he truly cares about his patients. i was very lucky to have him as my doctor.
May 14, 2019
talked at a level I could understand
Apr 30, 2019
I know him from working at the hospital, and I haven't talked with anyone who had a bad thing to say about him. Many have referred either themselves or their family members to him.
Apr 27, 2019
a fine doctor Very caring
Apr 17, 2019
listened to my concern, explained issues in question and provided solutions
Apr 8, 2019
It was a very good experience in all respects. I like and appreciate Dr. Patel.
Mar 28, 2019
Very much enjoy Dr. Raj's care and concern!
Mar 26, 2019
I trust and like Dr. Patel
Mar 2, 2019
Doctor explained abbreviations to tests he was ordering and answered all my questions.
Mar 2, 2019
Dr Patel was very friendly and informative. easy to work with!
Mar 1, 2019
Dr. Raj Patel is excellent.
Feb 26, 2019
Dr. Patel is not my assigned cardiologist, but I needed to be seen after starting new medication a few months back. Even though he was a temporary doctor for me, he showed the same enthusiasm and concern for my history and future as much as my normal cardiologist. I was impressed.
Feb 22, 2019
all good
Feb 15, 2019
Dr., Patel was excellent. efficient, informative and on topic the entire visit. He gave me all the info I could ask for and worked with me. Would highly recommend him to anyone. Excellent doctor.
Feb 14, 2019
Dr Raj Patel is excellent
Jan 29, 2019
Very impressed. Dr. had spoken with my Pulmonary physician prior to my visit. That never happens anymore!!!
Jan 22, 2019
I was not there long but the dr. was good about explaining to me what he thought the problem was.
Jan 21, 2019
Dr. Patel is the best dr. i have,and i have a few
Jan 16, 2019
Dr Patel is very professional and takes the time to find out about my health and concerns.
Jan 6, 2019
Loved the level of detail provided and the extra time spent on explaining my situation. The staff and Doctor was very knowledgeable and was able to articulate the overall diagnosis in a clear and easy to follow manner.
Dec 28, 2018
*Dr. Patel is a wonderful physician.
Dec 27, 2018
I've already recommended Dr. Patel to one friend who has a heart condition. I really like this office.
Dec 24, 2018
Dr. Patel is a blessing! Always courteous and very informative.
Dec 20, 2018
The care was wonderful, caring and quick
Dec 16, 2018
The doctor took the time needed to discuss my situation & did not try to rush me through my visit.
Dec 15, 2018
Dr Patel was great.! Very nice with a great sense of humor. listened to me and worked with me to set me on a path to better health.. Terrific Doctor!
Dec 6, 2018
Great doctor
Dec 5, 2018
excellent doctor
Dec 5, 2018
excellent doctor. knowledgeable and confident