Dr. Patel completed his undergraduate education at Rutgers College in Brunswick, New Jersey as a Henry Rutgers Scholar with a BA degree in Biological Sciences. He then completed his medical school degree at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, New York. His Internship and Residency training were completed at the UMDNJ- Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Dr. Patel then went on to complete a three fellowship in Vascular Biology at NIH-Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut, followed by his Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional fellowship at SUNY-Stony Brook School of Medicine in New York. During his training, Dr. Patel has published several articles in various scientific journals.
Dr. Patel is PCA's Vein Clinic Medical Director and uniquely qualified to care for venous disease at all stages of progression as he is double board certified in Interventional Cardiology and Endovascular Medicine and a Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI). Invasive-Interventional Cardiologists are the best specialist to treat veins, as cardiologists regularly perform catheter-based procedures and have an intimate understanding of hemodynamics and flow physiology and can manage patient with concomitant symptomatic peripheral artery disease and chronic venous insufficiency. Dr. Patel provides non-surgical treatment for the full spectrum of vein disease via Endovenous Ablation, Sclerotherapy & VenaSeal. Dr. Patel's consistently excellent outcomes and patient satisfaction have distinguished PCA's Vein Clinic in Orange County.