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Nishaben D. Patel, M.D.

Pediatrics

Clinical Interests

Advanced Nutrition Support; Gastroenterology, Nutrition

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-2647

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Biography

Dr. Patel has clinical expertise in all aspects of general pediatric gastroenterology including gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), failure to thrive, feeding and swallowing disorders, allergic gastroenteritis including milk and soy protein allergy, eosinophilic esophagitis, diarrhea, constipation, celiac disease, recurrent abdominal pain of childhood, lactose and fructose intolerance, pancreatic disease and liver disease. Dr. Patel's areas of special interests include inflammatory bowel disease, diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy as well as wireless capsule endoscopy. Dr. Patel is committed to providing excellent patient care in all areas of pediatric gastroenterology.

Research

Dr. Patel's primary research interests include pediatric inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) as well as quality and outcomes research.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology - American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics

Education

2004
BA | Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Newark Campus
Biology

2008
MD | Grenada-St George's Univ Sch Med
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2011 - 06/30/2014
Fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology at Cleveland Clinic Foundation

07/01/2009 - 06/30/2011
Residency in Pediatrics at Westchester County Medical Center

07/01/2011 - 06/30/2014
Fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology at Cleveland Clinic Foundation

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Awards

2013
Best Overall Fellow Clinical Research Award
Sponsor: Cleveland Clinic Children's Hospital
Location: Cleveland, OH

Publications

Journal Articles

2/2015
Alkhouri N, Eng K, Cikach F, Patel N, Yan C, Brindle A, Rome E, Hanouneh I, Grove D, Lopez R, Hazen SL, Dweik RA. "Breathprints of childhood obesity: changes in volatile organic compounds in obese children compared with lean controls." Pediatric obesity.. 2015 Feb 0; 10(1):23-9. Epub 2014 Mar 27.

9/2014
Patel N, Alkhouri N, Eng K, Cikach F, Mahajan L, Yan C, Grove D, Rome ES, Lopez R, Dweik RA. "Metabolomic analysis of breath volatile organic compounds reveals unique breathprints in children with inflammatory bowel disease: a pilot study." Alimentary pharmacology & therapeutics.. 2014 Sep 0; 40(5):498-507. Epub 2014 Jul 16.

3/2014
Zeft A, Costanzo D, Alkhouri N, Patel N, Grove D, Spalding SJ, Dweik R. "A122: metabolomic analysis of breath volatile organic compounds reveals unique breathprints in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis." Arthritis & rheumatology.. 2014 Mar 0; 66 Suppl 11:S159.

Books & Chapters

2014
Chapter Title: Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Book Title: Color Atlas of Pediatrics, 1st Edition
Author List: Patel N, Alkhouri N
Edited By: Usatine R, Sabella C. (Eds)
Published By: McGraw-Hill Professional2014 in New York

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