Pooja Patel, MD, Joins Marcus Neuroscience Institute at Boca Raton Regional Hospital

BOCA RATON, FL – October 11, 2017 – Boca Raton Regional Hospital announces the appointment of Pooja Patel, MD, to the Hospital’s Marcus Neuroscience Institute and BocaCare® physician network. Dr. Patel is a board-certified general neurologist who is fellowship-trained in clinical neurophysiology. She will assume the role as Director of the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit at the Institute. Dr. Patel’s clinical specialties include epilepsy and headaches.

Dr. Patel attended medical school at St. George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies. She completed her Neurology residency and a clinical neurophysiology fellowship at the University of South Florida in Tampa.

Dr. Patel is involved in clinical trials for newer anti-epileptic drugs, participated in multiple research projects and has presented abstracts at the prestigious American Academy of Neurology and American Epilepsy Society annual meetings.

Dr. Patel is a member of the American Academy of Neurology as well as the American Medical Student Association, and is board-certified in neurology.

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