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St. Petersburg General Hospital

Bhagwat Dahyabhai Patel, MD


West Coast Nephrology

5781 49th St N
St. Petersburg, FL 33709

About Bhagwat Dahyabhai Patel

Bhagwat Dahyabhai Patel, MD is board certified, specializing in Internal Medicine. Dr. Patel has 32 years of practice in the field. Patients compliment his bedside manners. He is a graduate from Ms Univ Baroda Med Col. He completed his fellowship at Georgetown University in 1996.


Medical School
Medical College, Baroda, India

DC General Hospital, Washington DC

Georgetown University, Washington DC

Georgetown University, Washington DC

Certifications & Memberships

Board Certified in Nephrology

|Board Certified in Internal Medicine



Languages Spoken


Procedures & Conditions

Comprehensive examination, consultation, diagnosis, and treatment of kidney disease, including chronic and acute renal failure. - Abdominal paracentesis - Arthocentesis and joint injections - Arterial venous puncture technique and interpretation - Blood smear technique and interpretation - Bone marrow aspiration - Breast cyst aspiration - Burns, superficial and partial thicknes - Bursa and joint aspiration and injection, basic analysis of joint fluid - EKG interpretation - Excision of skin and subceutaneous tumors, nodules, and lesions - Gram stain - Incision and drainage of abscesses - Intramuscular, subcutaneous, and intracutaneous injections - Local anesthetic techniques - Lumbar Puncture - Nasogastric tube insertion - Occult blood testing - Pulmonary function studies - Pelvic examination with associated laboratory evaluations (PAP smear, trichomonas, monilia, STD's) - Performance of simple skin biopsy or excision - Placement of anterior and posterior nasal hemostatic packing - Potassium hydroxide prep - Proctosigmoidoscopic examination - Removal of nonpenetrating corneal foreign body, nasal foreign body - Repair of lacerations - Skins testing (allergy and cell mediated) interpretation - Supervision of patients receiving chemotherapeutic agents intravenously, and/or intraperitonealy for Outpatients in an emergency - Suprapubic bladder aspiration - Thoracentesis - Tracheal suctioning - Urethral catheterization -Venous cutdown



Office Locations

West Coast Nephrology
5781 49th St N
St. Petersburg, FL 33709
Phone: (727) 527-2400
Fax: (727) 527-3009

Accepted Insurance

Aetna, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, CIGNA, Humana, Medicaid, Medicare, UnitedHealthCare