Dr. Patel is board certified in internal medicine. Before joining Internal
Medicine Associates of Lafayette, she practiced at Frontier Internal Medicine
in Longmont. Dr. Patel completed her internal medicine residency at Valley
Hospital Medical Center in Las Vegas, NV where she served as chief resident.
Dr. Patel received her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Rocky
Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Parker, CO. She attended
Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, receiving a master's
degree in Medical Science. She holds an undergraduate degree in Molecular
Cell Biology from the University of California in Berkeley. She has been
involved with research in the fields of drug addiction, obesity and gastrointestinal oncology.
Dr. Patel enjoys the full spectrum of primary care with an emphasis on
preventative medicine. When she is not seeing patients at Frontier Internal
Medicine, Dr. Patel frequently works as a hospitalist for Boulder Community
Health. Having grown up in California, she loves the mountains, rock climbing
and listening to music.