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Vijay Patel

Vijay Surendrakant Patel, M.D.

Augusta University, Medical College of Georgia
1120 15th Street, BA 4300
Augusta, GA  30912-4040
United States
1 706-721-3226
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


University of Houston University Park ( B.S. 1985)
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston ( M.D. 1991)
University Of Texas Health Science Center at Houston General Surgery Residency (1991-1998)
Texas Heart Institute/SLEH Transplant Clinical/Research Fellowship (1993-1995)
Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center Thoracic Surgery Residency (1998-2000)
Duke University Medical Center Thoracic Transplant Fellowship (2000-2001)
Duke University Medical Center Minimally Invasive Fellow (2001-2002)

Other Interests

Cardiac transplantation
Adult cardiac surgery
Cardiac assist devices
Minimally invasive/Robotic assisted surgery
Thoracic surgery
Lung transplantation
Atrial Fibrillation Surgery

Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Thoracic
  • Basic science
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac
  • Electrophysiology/arrhythmia
  • Professional Affairs
  • Chest wall
  • Heart failure
  • Coronary disease
  • Diaphragm
  • Education
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophagus
  • Extracorporeal circulation
  • Great vessels
  • Critical Care
  • Lung
  • Mechanical circulatory assistance
  • Mediastinum
  • Minimally Invasive
  • Pericardium
  • Pleura
  • Thoracic
  • Trachea and bronchi
  • Transplant
  • Tricuspid valve disease
  • Valve disease