- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Otolaryngology
- Originally from New Mexico, he completed his residency in adult and pediatric medicine at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago, and then sub-specialty training in Allergy and Clinical Immunology at the Mayo Clinic’s internationally renowned training program.
Dr. Patel is triple board-certified in internal medicine, pediatrics, and allergy/immunology.
Dr. Patel enjoys keeping his knowledge abreast of the latest trends by attending continuing medical education programs, thus providing the most up-to-date health care to his patients. Since residency, he has presented at several national conferences on topics such as food allergy, immunodeficiency, hypersensitivity pneumonitis, eosinophilic enteritis, medical education, and health care quality and safety assessments.
Strongly interested in community involvement, he actively seeks opportunities to address health disparities unique to our communities. Another interest is international health and has educational experience abroad as well as participated in several international medical service trips. His involvement has taken him to Hungary, Poland, Uganda, Guatemala, Bolivia, Brazil, and India.
Dr. Patel is a member of the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI), the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) where he is an active member of the allergic skin diseases, complementary and alternative practices, committee on the underserved, and international health care delivery committees; Joint Council of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology; European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology; the New York Allergy and Asthma Society; and the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary Diversity Council.
Believing in a team-approach to the treatment and management of allergic diseases, Dr. Patel’s goal is to work with his patients in devising a plan to bring relief which is not only effective, but feasible for the individual’s lifestyle.
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Dr. Patel has not yet completed reporting of Industry relationships.
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