Niraj Patel, MD grew up in Folsom after being born in Chicago. The son
of a physician, he graduated from Folsom High School.
Dr. Patel’s areas of clinical expertise include joint injections,
intrauterine device (IUD) placements and biopsies. He has experience in
both inpatient and outpatient settings. He takes pride in recognizing
and treating acute illnesses.
Dr. Patel graduated from UC Irvine with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology
(2008). He later earned his medical degree from Ross University School
of Medicine on the Caribbean island of Domenica. He arrived at Marshall
after completing residency at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio.
Outside of work, Dr. Patel enjoys playing golf and tennis. He also enjoys
travelling, particularly to Europe and the Mediterranean.