During his PGY years 1 and 2, Bhavik Patel received ABSITE scores of 78th and 80th respectively for his surgical training at TTUHSC.
A learning assistant for the University, I worked an average of 15 hours per week to assist students in classes such as organic chemistry, algebra, plane trigonometry, biochemistry, and microbiology.
He was a pre-med student, and his responsibilities included observing physicians and visiting different departments. Taking vital signs, and other duties as required, were also a part of his duties.
In this position, the employee would sit with confused and suicidal patients in order to ensure they did not harm themselves. Additionally, the employee assisted nurses and patients when Bhavik Patel is a member of the American College of Physicians as well as the American Medical Student Association. Racquetball and downhill snowboarding are among his hobbies.
Bhavik Patel recently completed his General Surgery Residency Program at the Texas Tech University Health Science Center (JULY 2018 – FEBRUARY 2020), Lubbock, Texas with a score of 78.3% for PGY1 and 80.3% for PGY2.
In May 2018, Bhavik Patel received his doctorate of osteopathy from the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine at the A. T. Still University of Health Sciences in Kirksville, Missouri. The grade point average he achieved was 93.99. ENTILE.
Having studied Biomedical Science and Chemistry at Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, Bhavik Patel was awarded a BACHELOR OF SCIENCE degree in Biomedical Science in May 2013.
Me and my wife had an encounter with Dr Patel while he was in residency. We have been used to many residents as we have always gone to UMC for all our needs. He stood out from the way he introduced himself and then again with his warm bedside manner. Not only that, he was very thorough about the whole process of ventral hernia repair, what to expect, the recovery time, etc. Any surgery is a big deal for a patient and Dr Patel made sure to make us feel as safe as possible.
Bhavik Patel is a fine surgeon and physician. This doctor’s bedside manner and sincerity cannot be overstated. He played a crucial role in my recovery after my traumatic car accident. He was my doctor for over 2 months and every encounter with him while in the hospital was pleasant to say the least.
Bhavik Patel was welcoming and patient during my consultation, explaining the surgical procedure of gallbladder removal and answering all of my questions. As a result, I felt at ease and in good hands. Thanks to his kindness, caring manner, as well as his exceptional surgical skills, I was able to achieve a satisfactory outcome. My gratitude is unwavering.