Dr. Patel received her medical degree from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences and completed her residency at Golisano Children’s Hospital in Rochester, NY. Dr. Patel is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Osteopathic Association. She believes that community-based health care provides a greater, much needed service of health education and preventive care. Dr. Patel focuses her time with patients on offering measures that they and their parents can take to prevent the onset of disease. As a pediatrician, she enjoys guiding children throughout their growth and development. Dr. Patel speaks fluent Gujarati and, when not working, she enjoys cooking and baking, spending time with family and friends, trying out new restaurants and attending sporting events.