Board-Certified: American Board of Allergy and Immunology
Secondary-Specialty: American Board of Pediatrics
Fellowship: Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
Residency: Pediatrics, Columbia University/Harlem Hospital, New York, NY
MD: South Gujarat University, Government Medical College, Surat, India
Clinical Appointments: Assistant Professor, University of Central Florida College of Medicine, Florida Hospital, Orlando Regional HealthCare System, Health Central Hospital.
Member: American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. Florida Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Society. Seminole County Medical Association.
As a physician, I know that no two patients are alike. This is especially true when it comes to allergy, asthma and immunology. There are subtle differences in symptoms and triggers that I must be aware of in order to treat these patients effectively. No matter what brings you to see me, I will use all my knowledge and experience – along with most advanced tests available – to diagnose your condition and create a precise treatment plan to meet your exact need. I will take time to listen to and address each and all my patients concerns, no matter how long it takes.
If you are newly diagnosed with asthma or allergy problem, you have many questions. Answering those questions is one of the most important aspects of the care I provide. I want you to fully understand your health condition and treatment plan. My team and I will also make sure you know what to do to reduce your symptoms on your own. Specialized allergy and asthma care along with healthy lifestyle changes will help you find the relief you need.
Dr. Patel is one of the few pediatric and adult allergy and Immunology fellowship trained physicians in Central Florida. Pediatric Allergy care requires certain level of expertise and Dr. Patel`s training has not only allowed him to treat children effectively but also to create a comfortable and fun environment in what could otherwise be a stressful setting for kids.
Dr. Patel has a strong background in clinical research. He has conducted over 15 Allergy Asthma and Immunology related clinical research trials as a principal investigator. Dr. Patel has been voted one of the “Best Doctors in America“, “Top Doctors in America“ in the field of Allergy and Immunology.
Outside of the office, Dr. Patel, also strongly believes in utilizing his training to give back to the community. He volunteers for a wide variety of causes, including organizing community health fairs, holding free asthma screenings, participating for fundraisers in asthma and cancer research, and coordinating teddy bear medical clinics for children health education. Dr. Patel enjoys traveling, baseball and spending time with his family.