Dr. Patel completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the Medical Center of Delaware followed by a four year clinical and research fellowship in cardiology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. During his training Dr. Patel had research papers published in The American Journal of Cardiology, Circulation and Atherosclerosis Thrombosis and Vascular Biology.
Dr. Patel is Chairman of the Department of Cardiology and a member of the Integrated Leadership Team at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center. He is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and member of the American Heart Associatioin.
His areas of expertise include nuclear cardiology, echocardiography, vascular ultrasound, heart failure, lipidology, coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease and cardiac risk factor modifications.