Dr. Patel received his Optometry degree from the University of Alabama-Birmingham (UAB). After graduation Dr. Patel practiced in Simpsonville, SC. He completed his internship under the direct supervision of Dr. S Jacob Montgomery, MD and Dr. H Keith Riddle, MD in early 2015 after joining the practice full time. He is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Piedmont Optometric Society as well as the South Carolina Optometric Physicians Association. Dr. Patel is the primary ophthalmic provider in Saluda SC for Montgomery & Riddle Eyecare.
Dr. Patel is a native of Union SC where he enjoys hunting, kayaking and spending time with his family.