Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Fellowship

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Cardiology
Little Rock, AR
1996

Residencies

University of Washington Medical Center
Nuclear Medicine
Seattle, WA
1992

Yale University School of Medicine – Hospital of St. Raphael
Internal Medicine
New Haven, CT
1990

Internship

Waltham Weston Hospital Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Waltham, MA
1987

Medical School

Baroda Medical College
Doctor of Medicine
Vadodara, India
1982

Hospitals Affiliated With

Baylor All Saints Medical Center at Fort Worth
Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth

Professional Associations

American College of Cardiology, Fellow
American Medical Association, Member
American Society of Echocardiography, Member
American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Member
Tarrant County Medical Society, Member
Texas Medical Association, Member

Personal Interests

Dr. Patel comes from a family of physicians – two of his uncles and a cousin were doctors in India – and he says their example and influence helped shape his career. When he is not practicing medicine, Dr. Patel looks forward to spending time with his wife and two children. Dr. Patel also enjoys native Indian music with friends.

Biography

Texas Health Care is pleased to announce that Naresh H. Patel, MD has joined its ranks of 150-plus Tarrant County physicians. Dr. Patel is a  cardiologist with a lengthy record of accomplishments.

Dr. Patel is a 1982 graduate of Baroda Medical College in his native India. In the early 1980’s, Dr. Patel came to the U.S. and completed a residency in Internal Medicine at the Hospital of St. Raphael, affiliated with the Yale University School of Medicine; as well as a residency in Nuclear Medicine at the University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle. It was while practicing nuclear medicine that Dr. Patel became passionate about cardiology, as he saw so many cardiac-related procedures.

Dr. Patel completed three years of Cardiology Fellowship at University of Arkansas in Little Rock in 1996.

Dr. Patel came to Texas in 1997, where he has practiced cardiology in private practice in McAllen, Midland and since 2000 in Fort Worth. Dr. Patel is board certified in Cardiology and is a Fellow in the American College of Cardiology. He is also a member of the American Medical Association.