Dr. Patel was born in Dallas but grew up in South Florida. He received his undergraduate schooling at the University of Florida and his medical degree from the University of Miami. He was drawn back to his roots and completed his Internal Medicine residency training at UTSW. His interests include disorders of hematology and oncology, hospital medicine, and quality improvement. His interests outside of medicine include cooking, watching TV shows and movies, and travel.


Medical School
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine (2017)
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2020), Internal Medicine

Research Interest

  • Quality Improvement


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

The spectrum of pyruvate dehydrogenase complex deficiency: clinical, biochemical and genetic features in 371 patients.
Patel KP, O'Brien TW, Subramony SH, Shuster J, Stacpoole PW, Mol. Genet. Metab. 2012 Jan 105 1 34-43