Mital Patel, MD

Biography

Mital Patel, MD is a Gastrointestinal Medical Oncologist at The University of Arizona Cancer Center at Dignity Health St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center. Dr. Patel received his medical degree from Seth G.S. Medical College/University of Mumbai in India. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Columbia University affiliated St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York. Subsequently, he continued his academic career as a Staff Physician in the Department of Hospital Medicine at Cleveland Clinic. He completed a fellowship in Hematology and Oncology at Case Western Reserve University/ Seidman Cancer Center in Cleveland, Ohio where he focused on the management of gastrointestinal cancers. 

Cancer Focus

Dr. Patel's expertise includes management of all types of colorectal, gastro-esophageal and hepatobiliary cancers. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Dr. Patel specializes in the care of patients with colon and rectal cancers, stomach and esophageal malignancies, hepatobiliary and pancreatic malignancies and neuroendocrine tumors. He has a keen interest in developing clinical trials and improving patient access to them. He believes that compassionate cancer care is best delivered by a multidisciplinary team who can communicate and tailor treatment plans to the individual needs of the patient and their families.