Dr. Patel is fellowship trained in both pediatric radiology and Musculoskeletal radiology. His clinical interests include optimization of MRI studies for pediatric patients with focus on body and musculoskeletal MRI. He also has an interest in musculoskeletal imaging for the age group of growing child and young adult.
He also has a strong interest in education of medical students, residents and fellows.
M.B.B.S., B J Medical College, Ahmedabad, India 2001
Radiology, B J Medical College and Civil Hospital, Ahmedabad, India 2002-2004
Musculoskeletal Radiology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2014-2015
Pediatric Radiology, UC San Francisco Children’s Hospital, San Francisco CA 2007-2008
Interventional Radiology, University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, Iowa City IA 2006-2007
American Board of Radiology, 2012
American Board of Radiology, Pediatric Radiology, 2015
American Roentgen Ray Society
Pacific Coast Pediatric Radiology Association
Society of Pediatric Radiology
Honors and Awards
Junior Faculty Radiology Teaching Excellence Award, Department of Radiology, UC Davis 2013, 2015
Select Recent Publications
Patel CV. The foot and ankle: MR imaging of uniquely pediatric disorders. Radiol Clin North Am. 2009 Nov; 47(6): 1029-1036. Review.
Sanchez TR, Chang J, Bauer A, Joyce NC, Patel CV. Dynamic sonographic evaluation of posterior shoulder dislocation secondary to brachial plexus birth palsy injury. J Ultrasound Med. 2013 Sep;32(9):1531-4.
Rauschecker AM, Patel CV, Yeom KW, Eisenhut CA, Gawande RS, O'Brien JM, Ebrahimi KB, Daldrup-Link HE. High-resolution MR imaging of the orbit in patients with retinoblastoma. Radiographics. 2012 Sep-Oct;32(5):1307-26.
Sanchez TR, Potnick A, Graf JL, Abramson LP, Patel CV. Sonographically guided enema for intussusception reduction: a safer alternative to fluoroscopy. J Ultrasound Med. 2012 Oct;31(10):1505-8.
Darren S, Patel C, Imashuku S, Shimada H, Satake N. Neuroblastoma of unknown primary with periorbital bone metastasis in a child. Pediatric Blood and cancer. 2010 Aug; 55(2):361-3.
Patel CV. Benign expansile lytic lesion; Right upper-quadrant mass in young child; Striated nephrogram. In: O'Brien WT. Top 3 Differentials in Radiology: A Case Review. New York: Thieme, November 2009.