Dr. Patel received his medical degree from Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He completed his internship in internal medicine at MedStar Washington Hospital Center and his residency in radiation oncology at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. During his residency, he received training in proton therapy, stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), stereotactic ablative body radiation (SABR), and brachytherapy. Dr. Patel received the American Brachytherapy Society HDR Fellowship for additional brachytherapy training in the treatment of prostate cancer. He is actively involved in clinical research and has presented and published his data at national meetings and peer-reviewed journals.
Dr. Patel is a member of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) and is actively involved in multiple ASTRO Committees. He is a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Maryland.
Dr. Patel treats all cancer sites, with a particular interest in prostate cancer, bladder cancer, lung cancer, gastrointestinal cancer, head & neck cancer and lymphoma.
Dr. Patel utilizes the latest technological advances to treat his patients, including proton therapy, intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), SRS, SABR, and brachytherapy. Through the Tate Cancer Center and the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center, Dr. Patel offers his patients access to several nationally conducted clinical trials. Dr. Patel sees and treats patients at the Tate Cancer Center in Glen Burnie, and the Maryland Proton Treatment Center in Baltimore, providing his patients with access to one of the most advanced technologies used to kill cancer.