Dr. Patel obtained her Masters at the University of Connecticut and her Doctorate at the New England College of Optometry. Dr. Patel completed her training at various hospital and community health center settings, including Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. She has extensive knowledge in comprehensive eye exams for ages 5 and up, and can diagnose, co-manage and treat various ocular conditions such as glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and anterior segment disease. Dr. Patel holds a certification of Optometric Care from the National Boards of Examiners in Optometry. She can fit various soft contact lenses including, but not limited to, toric, mono-vision, and presbyopic lenses.