Basil Patel, MD is a board certified dermatologist and dermatopathologist who sees patients of all ages. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Michigan - Ann Arbor and went on to earn his medical degree and internship in Internal Medicine at Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School. He was inducted into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha honor society during medical school.
He completed a research fellowship in autoimmune connective tissue disease at the University of Pennsylvania and went on to complete his dermatology residency at Stony Brook University in New York. While in residency, he trained at Memorial Sloan Kettering under internationally-renowned experts in dermoscopy to hone his skills in skin cancer detection. He subsequently completed a dermatopathology fellowship at the University of Florida.
Dr. Patel provides a full range of dermatologic care including medical and surgical dermatology services. He is passionate about skin cancer diagnosis and treatment as well as dermatopathology. Additionally, Dr. Patel treats a full range of medical dermatologic conditions including psoriasis, eczema, and other rashes. Dr. Patel also performs a variety of surgical procedures including, excisions and skin cancer destruction. He believes in a collaborative patient-centered approach to medicine.
Dr. Patel was born and raised in New Jersey. He enjoys watching the 76ers and Michigan Wolverines, playing bass guitar, and traveling the world.