Electrophysiologist Joins Health System 08/12/2009
St. Mary’s and Ohio Valley HeartCare are pleased to announce that Umang Patel, MD, FACC, is the health system’s new electrophysiologist.
Dr. Patel completed his Internal Medicine residency in June of 2002 at Coney Island Hospital in Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Patel was the hospital’s Chief Resident during his third post-graduate year. He completed a Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at Maimonides Medical Center/Coney Island Hospital in June of 2005 and a Fellowship in Clinical Electrophysiology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania this June.
Dr. Patel most recently served as an Attending Cardiologist at the Gundersen Lutheran Heart Institute in La Crosse, Wisconsin from July 2005 to June 2008. Prior to that, he was an Attending Physician of Internal Medicine and Emergency Medicine at Coney Island Hospital.
Dr. Patel is board certified by the American Board of Cardiology, the Nuclear Cardiologist Board and the Echocardiography Board.