Dr Patel graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from University of Adelaide and is a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR).

He worked as a Specialist Registrar in Edinburgh, Scotland from 1997 to 1998 before completing a Fellowship in Neuroradiology at the University of California, San Francisco, USA between 1998 and 2000.

Upon joining Dr Jones & Partners in 2000, Dr Patel has continued in his specialities of Neuroradiology and Head and Neck Radiology as well as Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine Imaging.

Dr Patel holds positions as a Neuroradiologist at the Royal Adelaide Hospital (since 2003) and held a position as a Paediatric Neuroradiologist at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital from 2002 to 2012. Dr Patel is also Dr Jones & Partners’ Clinic Director at St Andrew’s Hospital.

In his time off, he enjoys trekking and has enjoyed the challenge of Everest Base Camp and the Annapurna Circuit in Nepal. Dr Patel also enjoys playing golf.