Utkal Patel, MD, MHA

Primary Care Physician located in Plano, TX

Meet Dr. Patel


Utkal Patel, MD, MHA, is board certified in internal medicine, critical care medicine, and neurocritical care medicine. He provides internal medicine and primary care services to patients at DFW MDcare in Plano, Texas.

Dr. Patel earned his medical degree from the prestigious Bhartiya Vidyapeeth University in Pune, India. He moved to the United States to complete a residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in critical care medicine at the University of Medicine and Dentistry (UMDNJ) Cooper University Hospital in Camden, New Jersey. He furthered his depth and knowledge of medicine by pursuing his Master in Health Administration at Missouri State University.

After practicing in Missouri for five years, Dr. Patel moved to the Dallas-Fort Worth area in 2017. He has more than 13 years of diverse experience in medicine and is passionate about taking care of a patient as a whole, in health and in sickness. His knowledge in health administration has helped him to partner up with patients and families to be their advocate and help them navigate the complexities of modern health care. Dr. Patel believes that prevention is the best medicine and promotes a healthy way of living.

Dr. Patel is also skillful in office-based procedures. Soon, DFW MDcare will be providing procedures involving skin and joints for acute and chronic conditions.

Dr. Patel currently lives in Frisco with his wife and two daughters. When he is not working, he enjoys photography, traveling, and spending time with his young kids.