Medical School: Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Internship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
Residency: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
Fellowships: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
American College of Cardiology, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, American Society of Echocardiography
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton
Capital Health Medical Center at Hopewell
Robert Wood Johnson New Brunswick
Preventive Medicine, Coronary Artery Disease, Hypertension,
Hyperlipidemia, Heart failure
Arpit K Patel, MD, FACC, summa cum laude graduated from New Jersey City University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. He achieved his Medical Degree from Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He was recipient of USA Funds Education Scholarship during his Medical School. He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He was highly regarded during his residency and received Best Resident Teaching Award in Academic Year 2011-2012.
Dr. Patel stayed back at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School to complete his fellowship training in Cardiovascular Disease. He acquired breadth of training in all aspects of Cardiovascular Disease, Echocardiography, Stress testing, Nuclear Cardiology, Vascular
Ultrasound and Cardiac Catheterization. He was highly regarded among his peers and received the Outstanding Fellow Award and Excellence in Teaching Award in 2012-2013.
Dr. Patel has been a practicing Cardiologist since 2015. He has been an Attending Physician at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital @ Hamilton, Capital Health Medical Center at Hopewell and Penn Medicine at Princeton Medical Center. Dr. Patel is currently the Medical Director of the Echocardiography Lab and IAC Accredited Nuclear Cardiology Lab at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital @ Hamilton, in addition to a member of the Peer Review Committee.
Dr. Patel enjoys teaching residents and fellows in training. He was selected as Fellow of American College of Cardiology in 2017. He has been awarded as America’s Top Cardiologist for three consecutive years – 2016, 2017 and 2018.