Dr. Ushita K. Patel received her doctorate in podiatric medicine from Temple University in 2012, where she earned multiple awards for academic performance and clinical research. She completed a 3-year hospital based interdisciplinary residency in podiatric medicine and surgery at Long Island Jewish-Northshore Health System located in Nassau County, NY. She has also earned a degree from the University of Toronto.
She joined the team of SynergyHealth Foot & Ankle with special interest in the treatment of foot and ankle injuries and deformities, sports related injuries, wound care and limb salvage, and preventative care for patients of all ages. Dr. Patel has primary privileges at Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center, and also sees patients at St. Mary’s Hospital, Memorial Regional Medical Center, and Community Hospital.
In her free time, Dr. Patel enjoys participating with the VPMA, cooking, craft projects, travel, hiking, sewing, skydiving, and art.
Dr. Patel is a Diplomate of the American Board of Podiatric Medicine and an Associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.