Board Certified by the American Boards of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Following her Internship and Residency training in Internal Medicine from Abington Memorial Hospital in Philadelphia, Dr. Patel completed her clinical fellowship in endocrinology and metabolism at the University of Pittsburgh. During this time she actively participated in the management of endocrine disorders in patients at the inpatient and outpatient treatment levels, including transplant patient services.
Certified as a clinical Densitometrist by the Society of Clinical Densitometry, Dr. Shital R. Patel is also accredited by the American College of Endocrinologists to perform ultrasound guided biopsy of thyroid gland.
Dr. Patel has published several articles in major professional journals on various topics including Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and infections of the thyroid gland.
In addition to providing the diagnosis, care and treatment of general disorders of the endocrine system, Dr. Patel’s special interests are in the treatment of:
Dr. Shital R. Patel joined Palm Beach Diabetes and Endocrine Specialists in December, 2000.