I chose Family Medicine because it is the
only specialty where I can connect with the whole family and with a wide
variety of issues. I practice by listening to my patients, their stories,
and then devise an individualized care plan. I encourage patients to be involved
in their care and understand what works for them.
Patel grew up in India. When she is not working, she enjoys building Legos with
her young son, and spending time and traveling with her husband and son.
One of Dr. Patel’s favorite area locales is the scenic drive on Highway 290
toward Fredericksburg – “it has amazing wildflowers, especially around
Professional Positions and Honors
Dr. Patel holds these memberships and honors:
- Member, Travis County Medical Society
- Member, American Association of Family Physicians
- Member, American Board of Family Medicine
- Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award, 2016