Dr. Patel is board certified in radiation oncology by the American Board of Radiology. She received her medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri, where she graduated in the top third of her class. She completed a residency in radiation oncology at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Ohio.
While working towards her undergraduate degree, Dr. Patel received numerous scholastic honors. Since receiving her medical degree, Dr. Patel has written and presented numerous medical research studies. Dr. Patel is a member of the American Society for Radiation Oncology.