Dr. Patel has joined Dr. Steven Patten at North Druid Hills Internal Medicine.
Dr. Patel received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Florida where he majored in Biology, with a minor in Education. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Ross University School of Medicine located in Portsmouth, Dominica, graduating Magna Cum Laude. Dr. Patel then returned to Florida to complete his Internal Medicine Residency at Orlando Regional Medical Center. During his residency, he served as Junior Faculty for University Of Central Florida and in his last year, he served as the chief resident.
He is a member of the American Medical Association and American College of Physicians. He most recently worked as an internal medicine hospitalist and decided to switch to primary care to fulfill his goal to practice – preventive (Cheryl mentioned something to me about this being the DeKalb Medical style) medicine.
His special medical interests include hypertension, Diabetes, heart disease and preventative care. He speaks fluent Hindi and Gujarati. He is currently accepting new patients.
When not practicing medicine, you can find Dr. Patel on a cruise to one of his many favorite destinations including Alaska, Caribbean and Europe.
North Druid Hills Internal Medicine is located at 3775 North Druid Hills Road in Decatur, GA 30033 and the phone is 404.501.2900.