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Paras Patel, MD | Program Director, Infectious Diseases
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Graduate: M. Degree, Medical Education at B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabad, India, 1991-1995.
MBBS Degree from University of Gujarat, India, 1997
Residencies: General Surgery, V.S., General Hospita., N.H.L., Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad, India, 1997-2000; Internal Medicine, East Tennessee State University, James H. Quillen College of Medicine, Johnson City, TN, 2002-2004
Fellowships: Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, East Tennessee State University, James H. Quillen College of Medicine, Johnson City, TN, 2006-2008
Board Certifications: ABIM Certification, 2005, USMLE Step 3, 2003
Paras Patel, MD is Associate Professor of Medicine at East Tennessee State University's Quillen College of Medicine in Johnson City. He is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, and serves on the faculty of Quillen College of Medicines Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases. Dr. Patel is also an infectious diseases staff physician at the Johnson City Medical Center, the Indian Path Medical Center in Kingsport, and the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Mountain Home, Tennessee.
After earning his medical degree in his native India, Dr. Patel completed his residency in Internal Medicine and fellowship in Infectious Diseases at East Tennessee State University. He is the author of several book chapters and publications in peer-reviewed journals.