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Qualifications and Experience
Dr. Patel grew up in a small town in Kentucky and moved to the West Coast in high school. He attended the University of California at Davis, where he obtained a double major in Neurobiology and Psychology. He then obtained an MD with Thesis degree from the University of California, San Francisco, with a one year research fellowship at New York University. Dr. Patel completed his internship and residency training in Otolaryngology at the University of California, San Diego with an additional year of research in tumor biology. Most recently, Dr. Patel spent a year in fellowship training in head and neck oncology and microvascular reconstructive surgery at Mayo Clinic Arizona. During his residency and fellowship, Dr. Patel conducted research
in tumor biology, treatment of head and neck cancer, head and neck reconstructive surgery, and hearing loss. Dr. Patel has been published in multiple peer-reviewed medical journals and has had the honor of speaking at specialty meetings, including the International Conference on Head and Neck Cancer in Toronto, Canada.
Dr. Patel is Board certified in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck surgery. His practice includes the diagnosis and treatment of the full spectrum of Ear, Nose and Throat disorders as well as treatment of head and neck cancer and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Patel has experience with both traditional and minimally-invasive procedures, including transoral laser microsurgery for head and neck cancer, treatment of endocrine disorders and treatment of skin cancers. He strives to provide the highest quality state of the art individualized care for his patients. In his free time Dr. Patel enjoys spending time with his wife and son, exercise, gourmet cooking, and exploring the outdoors in the Pacific Northwest.
Verified Patient Reviews
Really great doctor, very friendly and explained things very well.
Very informative, great doctor & Mr. Larson
I was very impressed with Dr. Patel. He spent quite a bit of time with me on this first visit and I was very satisfied with what he prescribed for me. Mention should be made that the SW Barnes office is right within the hospital complex. I was pleased to find the free parking in the garage also.
Dr. Patel was so nice! He has a warm personality and makes you feel comfortable. Would definitely recommend him especially if you have anxiety about going to the doctors. I had a great experience.
A kind genuine dr. Who gives you his full attention and time. So often I feel rushed during a doctors visit. But not the case with dr Patel.
It was awesome, I went there to get my ears cleaned, but the service I got was incredibly great. I can't explain it to it almost peak but if you visit Dr Andrew Patel, you won't be disappointed.
Dr. Patel took the time to explain, very concisely, every step of the process, and made me feel at ease with the decisions that needed to be made. Highly recommend!