Jigar Patel

MD, Mohs Surgeon

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Jigar Patel, MD, Mohs Surgeon

Born: Tokyo, Japan and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii

Undergraduate Study: University of California, Irvine B.S. in Biological Sciences

Medical School: University of Hawaii, John A Burns School of Medicine

Dermatology Residency: University of Minnesota, 1997-2000

Mohs/ Advanced Dermatologic Surgery Fellowship: University of Minnesota, 2000-2001

Interests: Spending time with the family,
golf, basketball, working out, and making tedious webpages.

Other Languages: Japanese

Education

Norfolk, VA – 2016

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Clinical

Residency: Dermatology
Durham, NC – 2017-2020
Duke University

Fellowship: Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology, Houston, TX – 2020-2021. The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Honors and Associations

Chief Resident, Duke University Department of Dermatology

American Academy of Dermatology Resident International Grant Elective (Botswana, Africa)

Advancing Innovation in Dermatology Scholar

Duke Innovation and Entrepreneurship Incubation Fund

MD Anderson Maryanne Rosenstein Family Fellowship in Cancer Research

Certified

American Board of Dermatology

Professional Memberships/Affilations

American Academy of Dermatology
American Society of Dermatologic Surgery
American College of Mohs Surgery

BIO

Dr. Jigar Patel grew up in Virginia. He attended Eastern Virginia Medical School where he graduated at the top of his class and served as President of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He completed his residency training at Duke University where he served as Chief Resident. As a resident, Dr. Patel was involved in developing innovative technologies to enhance patient care focusing on safety and quality improvement for dermatologic procedures. He also received a grant opportunity to provide dermatologic care in Botswana, Africa. Dr. Patel then completed a fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology in Houston at MD Anderson Cancer Center, the #1 cancer hospital in the U.S. He has published multiple peer-reviewed journal articles and has presented at national and international meetings. In his free time, Dr. Patel enjoys basketball and exploring the outdoors.

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