Dr. Sheela Thakor Patel MD

Dr. Sheela Patel is a vascular surgery doctor in San Francisco, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Kettering Medical Center and Loma Linda University Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. She is one of 4 doctors at Kettering Medical Center and one of 3 at Loma Linda University Medical Center who specialize in Vascular Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Vascular Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Los Angeles County-Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1995–1997

Tufts Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1999–2002

University of Arizona
Fellowship, Vascular Surgery, 2002–2004

Tulane University School of Medicine
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Vascular Surgery

FL State Medical License
Active through 2013

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

The limitations of magnetic resonance angiography in the diagnosis of renal artery stenosis: comparative analysis with conventional arteriography.

Failure of arteriovenous fistula maturation: an unintended consequence of exceeding dialysis outcome quality Initiative guidelines for hemodialysis access.
Patel, S.T., Hughes, J., Mills, J.L.

Why insurers should reimburse for compression stockings in patients with chronic venous stasis.
Korn, P., Patel, S.T., Heller, J.A., Deitch, J.S., Krishnasastry, K.V., Bush, H.L., Kent, K.C.

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