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Though diabetes can’t be cured, there are many ways to live with the disease while enjoying a long and healthy life. Dr. Patel is dedicated to empowering people to feel better and prevent long-term diabetes complications through assessment, care and healthy living.
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Heart Disease

Lifestyle choices such as a healthy diet, exercise and stress reduction are helpful in the fight against heart disease, the most effective, preventative measure is a vascular screening for those that may be at risk for a stroke or heart attack.
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Geriatric Assessment

The Geriatric Assessment is often recommended for the older adult with unique health concerns associated with aging, particularly those with multiple chronic illnesses.
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High Blood Pressure

Left untreated for a long period of time, high blood pressure can have negative effects on the body.

We are always the same age inside

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Staying healthy and feeling your best is important at any age and that doesn’t change just because you have a few more grey hairs. As we grow older, we experience an increasing number of major life changes, including medical complications, the loss of loved ones, and overall physical changes. An action plan devised to facilitate better living, wellness, and an increased quality of life - along with a compassionate heart is now available to both you and your family.

Akhil Patel M.D,

Areas Of Practice

  • High Blood Pressure
  • Frailty Debility
  • Heart Disease
  • Medication Checks
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Diabetes
  • Palliative And End Of Life Care
  • Dementia Assessments
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Memory Loss
  • Falls
  • Immobility
  • Dementia

We Accept Medicare


About Dr. Patel

Akhil is a board certified Internal Medicine physician who earned his medical degree at the University of Florida at Shands Hospital in Gainesville. He then went on to complete Internal Medicine Residency at the University of South Florida.

While there, he worked at Moffitt Cancer center, James A Haley VA Hospital and Tampa General Hospital.  Akhil has earned many awards and held numerous leadership positions in local and national medical committees. Since 2015, Akhil has worked at the Florida Medical Associates in the Ocala Fl.

Come see why patients respect his judgement and enjoy his demeanor!

Meet Dr. Patel
  • Arthritis
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Breast Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Atherosclerosis
  • High Cholesterol
  • Lung Cancer
  • Age Related Hearing Loss
  • Degeneration