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Dr. Sanjay Patel

Chief Surgeon & Board Certified Ophthalmologist
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Dr. Sanjay Patel joined Heritage Eye Center in 1999 and developed Allen Ophthalmology in 2000. He has resided in Texas since 1978 and considers himself a Texan. He completed his undergraduate degrees at Southern Methodist University in 1990 and graduated with distinction of Magna Cum Laude. He then attended University of Texas Southwestern Medical School completing his doctorate of medicine in 1994. He then did his internship in internal medicine at Loma Linda University Medical Center from 1994-1995. In 1995 he returned to Southwestern Medical School for specialty training in ophthalmology, and completed his surgical training in 1998.

Dr. Patel specializes in cataract surgery, and has a special interest in diabetic eye diseases, glaucoma, and general eye care. He prides himself in providing information to his patients and having them involved in the decision making process in taking care of their eyes.

Dr. Patel is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and a member of the Dallas Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr. Patel has also instructed and trained residents in performing cataract surgery at Southwestern Medical School and Parkland Hospital, where he was an Associate Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Patel is committed to providing the best possible eye care for patients in the flourishing communities of McKinney, Allen, and the adjacent area.

Education
  • Undergraduate 1986-1990 Southern Methodist University - Undergraduate School Dallas, TX
  • Medical School 1990-1994 University of Texas Southwestern Medical School - Medical School Dallas, TX
  • Internship 1994-1995 Loma Linda University Medical Center - Internship Loma Linda, CA
  • Ophthalmology Residency 1995-1998 University of Texas Southwestern Medical School - Residency Dallas, TX
  • ASCRS
  • Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Dallas Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Texas Ophthalmology Association
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Collin County and Fannin County Medical Society

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    Great Staff & Dr. Patel Is the Best

    “Great staff and Dr Patel is the best. He is always so understanding & patient with me and thorough in his exam.”

    - Dana G.
    I highly recommend

    “Everyone was so nice .They are a group that works together I highly recommend”

    - Lana M.
    The Staff is Always Very Nice

    “I love coming here. I usually don’t have to wait very long at all. The staff is always very nice and know what they are doing. The Doctors all have a wonderful bedside manner that is to dream for and I have never left without a question being answere”

    - David R.
    Everyone Always Has a Smile on Their Face

    “I enjoy my visits to this office. The staff and doctors take their time and answer all your questions. Everyone always has a smile on their face.”

    - Sarah M.
    Informative, Friendly, Professional & Compassionate

    “Most informative, friendly, professional and compassionate techs and Dr Constable are the best. Michelle is the best tech ever. 10 stars for her!”

    - Nancy C.
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