Provider Profile

Saint Luke’s Care Member

Provider Profile

Samiran D Patel, MD

Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care Medicine


Medical School
M.P. Shah Medical College, Jamnagar,
Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates
Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, Philadelphia, PA
Professional Other (PO)
Respiratory Therapy, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ
Internal Medicine, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (Camden)/Cooper University, Camden, NJ
Med/Pulm (Crit Care), University of Arizona School of Medicine, Tucson, AZ

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Subspecialty in Critical Care Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Subspecialty in Pulmonary Diseases

Academic Titles

  • Physician Leadership Program Graduate, University of Missouri–Kansas City

Clinical Interests

  • asthma and other airway diseases
  • COPD
  • interstitial lung diseases / pulmonary fibrosis
  • lung cancer
  • respiratory infections
  • pleural effusion
  • shock, respiratory failure and other critical illnesses
  • ARDS
  • pulmonary telemedicine


  • Board Certified in Pulmonary, Critical Care & Internal Medicine
  • Fellow of American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)- F.C.C.P.
  • Internal Medicine Residency: UMDNJ- Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ
  • Pulmonary & Critical Care Fellowship: University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
  • National Board of Respiratory Care: RRT & CRT Certifications
  • Experience in working at different capacities in the field of medicine since 1999

Accepted Insurances

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Choice POS II Aexcel Local
  • Aetna Choice POS II Local
  • Aetna Elect Choice
  • Aetna Federal Employees Health Benefit Plan
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna HMO Local
  • Aetna Mail Handlers Benefit Plan
  • Aetna Managed Choice
  • Aetna MDOT & Missouri State Highway Patrol
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Missouri Preferred
  • Aetna MU myChoice Health Program
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Select Local
  • Aetna Signature Administrators (ASA)
  • Aetna Workers Comp
  • BCBS of Kansas (call provider)
  • BCBS of Kansas City (PPO)
  • BCBS of Kansas City Freedom Network
  • BCBS of Kansas City Freedom Network Select
  • BCBS of Kansas City Preferred Care
  • BCBS of Kansas City Preferred Care Blue
  • BCBS of Kansas City Traditional
  • Blue Medicare Advantage Access (PPO)
  • Blue Medicare Advantage Complete (HMO)
  • Blue Medicare Advantage Essential (PPO)
  • Blue Medicare Advantage Plus (HMO)
  • Century Health Solutions (PPO)
  • Cigna (HMO)
  • Cigna (Open Access)
  • Cigna (PPO)
  • CompResults (WC)
  • Coventry Advantra Freedom (PPO)
  • Coventry Health and Life Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Medicare Advantra (PPO)
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Choice of Northwest Missouri (PPO)
  • Healthcare USA-MC+ (Aetna Better Health)
  • HealthLink (HMO)
  • HealthLink (PPO) through Freedom Network
  • Home State Health Plan (Missouri practices)
  • Humana (PPOx)
  • Humana Choice Care (PPO)
  • Humana Choice PPO (Medicare Advantage PPO)
  • Humana Community (HMO)
  • Humana Gold Choice Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana Gold Plus (HMO)
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO SNP
  • Humana SmartExpress PPO
  • Humana SmartNet PPO
  • Humana SmartSuite PPO
  • HumanaOne
  • Integrated Health Plan
  • Kansas Medicaid
  • Medica Connect
  • Medica Select
  • Medicare
  • Missouri Care (Missouri practices only)
  • Missouri Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PCHS (PPO)
  • Occupational Health Management (WC)
  • OHARA Managed Care (WC)
  • ProviDRs Care Network (formerly WPPA)
  • Pyramid Life (Medicare Advantage PPO)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Sunflower State Health Plan (Kansas practices)
  • Triwest Veterans Affairs Patient Centered Community Care
  • United Healthcare Choice
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • United Healthcare Definity Health Reimbursement Account
  • United Healthcare Definity Health Savings Account
  • United Healthcare Golden Rule HMO
  • United Healthcare Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Managed Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Select
  • United Healthcare Select Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare DH
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare DH-POS
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare DP
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare RDP
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Choice Essential
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Complete
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Complete Essential
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Complete Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare DH
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Plus Essential
  • US Department of Labor


Post-traumatic Hypercalcemia Associated with Acute Renal Failure Related to Bone Turnover….A New Syndrome?  Journal of Critical Care Medicine, 2005: 33(12), No. 284-M

Acute Organ Dysfunction and Infection in Patients Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit: CHEST: The Cardiopulmonary Journal, Vol. 126(4), No. 862S           

Outcome of Daily Inhaled Nitric Oxide (INO) Surveillance on Cost and Length of Use in ICU Patients:  American Journal of Respiratory  & Critical Care Medicine, Vol.167, No.7, A180              

Effect of Adding a Supplemental Humidity Device (SHD) to a Heat- Moisture Exchanger Changer Filter (HMEF) on Mucus Characteristics in Mechanically Ventilated Patients: American Journal of Respiraotry. & Critical Care Medicine, Vol.167, No.7, A909  

A Sore Throat in the Southwest: Samiran Patel, MD; Linda Snyder, MD.  A Case Report of Laryngeal Coccidioidomycosis, published in the   American Journal of Medicine’s March 2009 issue.

On Staff At

  • Anderson County Hospital
  • Hedrick Medical Center
  • Saint Luke's Cushing Hospital
  • Saint Luke's East Hospital
  • Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City
  • Saint Luke's North Hospital–Barry Road
  • Saint Luke's North Hospital–Smithville
  • Saint Luke's South Hospital
  • Wright Memorial Hospital