Monday - Friday
7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon, Vivek Patel, MD, FACS, is a firm believer in treating patients with dignity. "Our primary responsibilities are to protect the patient, be their advocate, be their partner in helping them cope with health issues and provide care that will promote their quality of life."
Dr. Patel is experienced in a variety of minimally invasive procedures including aortic and mitral valve surgery, transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), robotic thoracic surgery, esophageal and foregut surgery and off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting.
Aortic Surgery Fellowship: The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pa.
Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency: Strong Memorial Hospital, The University of Rochester, New York
General Surgery Residency: Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania, Pa.
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery: Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai, India
American College of Surgeons, Fellow
American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Board Certification
American Board of Surgery, Board Certification
Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Member