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Vivek Patel, MD

  • JMC Physician Group

About Vivek

Clinical Expertise

Board-certified and fellowship-trained in cardiothoracic surgery, Dr. Patel believes in utilizing the newest techniques to allow his patient’s to live to their best potential. Prior to joining Jupiter Medical Center, he served as Assistant Professor of Surgery at UT Health East Texas and Director of Cardiothoracic Surgery.

Philosophy of Care

Our primary responsibilities are to protect the patient, be their advocate, be their partner in helping them cope with health issues, and provide care that will promote their quality of life.

  • Medical School
  • Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Inst
  • Residency
  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Strong Memorial Hospital/University of Rochester
  • Fellowship
  • UPMC Presbyterian Hospital
Medical Interests Areas of Interest:

Dr. Patel is experienced in the minimally invasive treatment of a variety of cardiothoracic disorders including:

  • Aortic, mitral and tricuspid valve diseases (structural heart disease)
  • Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)
  • Transcatheter mitral valve repair (Mitraclip)
  • Aortic root and aneurysm surgery
  • Robotic thoracic surgery for pulmonary disorders
  • Minimally invasive esophageal and foregut surgery