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Milan Patel, M.D.


Dr. Patel was born and raised in northern New Jersey.   He graduated college from Pennsylvania State University with a degree in Biology.  He obtained his medical degree from Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia in 2010.  He completed his Internal Medicine residency from Emory University in Atlanta in 2013.  He then completed three years of Fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology from Cooper University Hospital (UMDNJ) in Camden, NJ in 2016.   He also completed an additional, subspecialty training year in Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy (Interventional Gastroenterology) for complex endoscopic procedures at the University of Maryland in Baltimore in 2017.   He has previously treated patients in the private practice setting in Northern Virginia and worked in the VA system and brings a broad scope of knowledge and experience prior to joining our practice. 


Dr. Patel’s areas of interest and expertise include colorectal cancer screening, colon polyp surveillance, complex polypectomy and EMR, gastroesophageal reflux treatment, irritable bowel disease, Barrett’s screening and surveillance, inflammatory bowel disease, liver disease, pancreaticobiliary disorders, obesity and weight loss, hemorrhoidal therapy with banding, along with the full spectrum of Gastrointestinal disorders.  He has published numerous abstracts at international conferences as well as manuscripts and was awarded the Presidential Poster Award for outstanding abstract at the international ACG conference.  He is a member of The American Gastroenterology Association and The American College of Gastroenterology as well as The American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.   He performs routine and complex EGD, Colonoscopy, and ERCP procedures. 


Dr. Patel has is accompanied by his wife and newborn son.  His wife (who is a hematologist/oncologist) was raised in the Tampa Bay area and her family still lives here and they are very excited to back together.  Dr. Patel is an avid sports fan and now follows the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Lightning and Devil Rays.  He also enjoys the outdoors, traveling, and spending time with his family. 


Dr. Patel’s goals are to provide high quality, compassionate, and personalized gastrointestinal care for his patients in order to achieve outstandnig patient experiences and outcomes. He wishes to treat his patients like he would his own family and is very excited to be now providing care for patients in our area.  


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St. Petersburg

3901 66th St North

Suite 201

St Petersburg, Florida 33709

Phone: 727-345-5500

Fax: 727-302-0550


1300 South Fort Harrison Avenue

Suite 100

Clearwater, Florida 33756

Phone: 727-447-3100

Fax: 727-447-4466