Dr. Minesh Patel

Dr. Minesh Patel

MBBS MRCP

Gastroenterology

Recommended by 1 specialist
31 years of experience
17 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.98

Bedside Manner

4.98

Explanation

4.95

Top feedback

“I would highly recommend Dr minesh Patel. He is extremely helpful, willing for me to contact him any time for help and advice. He is extremely professional and left no stone unturned to diagnose my condition. Very nice doctor. “
Read more

Subspecialties

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as ulcerative Colitis or Crohn's Disease
Show more

Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3558290
Show more

    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £100

    Follow-up appointment: £70

    Practices worked at

    Nuffield Health Cardiff Bay

    The Cardiff Bay, Dunleavy Drive, Cardiff, United Kingdom, CF11 0SN
    57 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    Not available
    Tue
    Not available
    Wed
    09:00 - 12:00
    Thu
    Not available
    Fri
    Not available
    Sat
    Not available
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    Dr. Minesh Patel is an experienced Consultant Gastroenterologist based in Wales at the Cwm Taf University Health Board. He obtained his medical degree at University of London (UCH/ULC), completing his post-graduate training afterwards in various placements across the UK.

    He was appointed as a Consultant in 2005 at Prince Charles Hospital and now sees patients at Royal Glamorgan Hospital and Prince Charles Hospital. Dr. Patel is passionate about supporting junior doctors and is also a registered trainer of gastroenterology.

    In his spare time he enjoys competative badminton.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    Diagnostic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) includes forceps biopsy, biopsy urease test and dye spray

    Diagnostic colonoscopy, includes forceps biopsy of colon and ileum, polypectomy and endoscopic mucoal resection

    Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy

    Upper and lower GI disorders, inflammatory bowel disease, irratable bowel syndrome

    Liver and pancreatic conditions.

    Procedures

    • Colonoscopy
    • Gastroscopy
    • Endoscopy (OGD)
    • Sigmoidoscopy
    • Enteroscopy
    • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
    Read more

    Special interests

    • Acid Reflux
    • Diarrhoea
    • Bloating
    • Fatty Liver Disease
    • Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (Oesophagus & Stomach)
    • Barrett's Oesophagus
    • Hiatus Hernia
    • Liver Disease
    • Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis)
    • Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
    • Heart Burn
    • Oesophagitis
    • Achalasia
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Dyspepsia (Indigestion)
    • Functional Bowel Disease
    • Gastric (Stomach) Ulcers
    • Gastritis
    • Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) or Reflux
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Haemochromatosis
    • Hepatitis
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
    • Iron Deficiency Anaemia
    • Jaundice
    • LPR Reflux
    • Oesophageal Spasm
    • Primary Billiary Cholangitis (PBC)
    • Rectal Bleeding
    • Swollen Stomach
    Read more

    Education

    Medical school in London 1991,

    Junior postgraduate training in the North West of Endgland

    Specialist Registrar Training in the West Midlands including the Liver Transplant Unit in Birmingham

    Read more

    Reviews

    4.97 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.98
    Bedside Manner
    4.98
    Explanation
    4.95
    Acid Reflux
    11/42
    Colonoscopy
    8/42
    Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
    6/42
    Diarrhoea
    4/42
    Gastroscopy
    4/42
    Bloating
    3/42
    Fatty Liver Disease
    3/42
    Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (Oesophagus & Stomach)
    3/42
    Barrett's Oesophagus
    2/42
    Hiatus Hernia
    2/42
    Liver Disease
    2/42
    Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis)
    1/42
    Endoscopy (OGD)
    1/42
    Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
    1/42
    Gastroenterology
    1/42
    Heart Burn
    1/42
    Oesophagitis
    1/42
    Sigmoidoscopy
    1/42
    Read more
    Sort by:
    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    I would highly recommend Dr minesh Patel. He is extremely helpful, willing for me to contact him any time for help and advice. He is extremely professional and left no stone unturned to diagnose my condition. Very nice doctor.
    Read more
    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Dr Patel was extremely professional, listened to all of my concerns and has ultimately helped me piece together a number of symptoms and come to a conclusion. A very reassuring process. Thank you.
    Read more
    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Dr Patel was just great. He explained everything and kept me at ease through my procedure and all outpatient appointments I had.
    Read more
    Minesh Patel

    Thank you for completing some feedback. Much appreciated. All the best to you.

    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very professional, friendly with very clear communication throughout.
    Read more
    Minesh Patel

    It was a pleasure to see you and to help with your condition. Thank you.

    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    DR Patel helped me with all my issues. Listened to all my issues and set about helping me quickly and efficiently. He took care off all things from beginning to end and when above and beyond to help. Thank you
    Read more
    Minesh Patel

    Thank you for your feedback. It is much appreciated.

    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Really friendly and polite, took the time to listen to me and probe which gave me confidence that he understood my situation. Explained what approach we were taking and asked if I understood everything and which was refreshing. Great follow-up consultation where I was explained everything in detail in a way that was jargon free and simple to understand.
    Read more
    Minesh Patel

    Thank you your feedback is appreciated

    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very polite, no waiting, explained everthing
    Read more
    Minesh Patel

    Thank you very much. I'm glad you had a good experience

    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    I've seen many consultants over recent years but Dr Minesh Patel has stood out as the most reassuring understanding doctor who supported me in between treatments which was priceless. He listens and is incredible polite and never made me feel like my thoughts or worries were insignificant and made me feel very relaxed before my procedure. .
    Read more
    Minesh Patel

    Thank you for your kind words. It is appreciated. It is my pleasure to be as supportive as I can.

    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very warm and reassuring
    Read more
    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Dr Minesh Patel was excellent, very professional throughout the procedure and clearly explained everything both before theatre and during the procedure. I found his manner very calming which totally relaxed me. I am very pleased with the whole experience, thoroughly grateful for the medical professionalism of Dr Patel and his team
    Read more
    Minesh Patel

    I am glad we managed to get your colonoscopy and polypectomy sorted out in a timely manner

    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 1 specialist
    Professor P. N. Haray
    Professor P. N. Haray
    General Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "Dr Patel is a very experienced colonoscopist with expertise in diagnostic endoscopy as well as in the removal of complex polyps. He has a wide-ranging experience covering all aspects of gastroenterology including inflammatory bowel disease and other benign conditions as well as in colorectal cancer diagnosis. He has been an integral part of the multi-disciplinary team at my hospital for many years and he & I have jointly cared for several patients."

    05-03-2022

    Recommended for:
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)