Dr. Patel to Join Chickasaw Medical Clinic
HOUSTON, Miss—Chickasaw Medical Clinic announces the association of internal medicine physician Kunthavai S. “Dr. V” Patel, M.D., on Aug. 1.
Dr. Patel has 24 years of experience in internal medicine and family health care in this area. Most recently she worked at Choctaw Regional Medical Center and Clinics in Ackerman. Prior to serving in Ackerman, she worked for 13 years at Trace Regional Hospital and Clinics in Houston.
She joins nurse practitioners Rachel Rish-Eubank and Angela Furr at the Houston clinic, which is located at 208 Country Club Road. Appointments may be made between 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday by calling (662) 456-3437 or 1-800-THE DESK (1-800-843-3375).
Dr. Patel received her medical degree from the University of Sokoto’s College of Health Sciences in Nigeria in 1986. She completed an internship at Sokoto University Teaching Hospital and served as a medical officer in both Nigeria and Guyana. She completed residency training at LaGuardia Hospital in Forest Hills, N.Y., in 1993. She is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.