Dhaval T. Patel, M.D.
Dr. Patel conducts research to identify diagnostic and prognostic markers for endocrine tumors. Dr. Patel is a rising star in the field of endocrine surgery and has presented his work at both national and international endocrine surgical and surgical conferences.
Selected Key Publications
Total 18F-FDG PET/CT Metabolic Tumor Volume Is Associated With Postoperative Biochemical Response in Patients With Metastatic Pheochromocytomas and Paragangliomas.Annals of Surgery. In press: Wolters Kluwer 2014. [ Journal Article ]
- New England Journal of Medicine. 375(5): 448-455, 2015. [ Journal Article ]
Whole Body Metabolic Tumor Volume and Total Lesion Glycolysis Predict Survival in Patients with Adrenocortical Carcinoma.Ann. Surg. Oncol.. In press: 2015. [ Journal Article ]
- Annals of Surgery. 260(1): 158-162, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
- Surgery. 156(6): 1315-1324, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
Dr. Patel received a bachelor's degree in science from Bucknell University in biology and a bachelor's degree in arts from Bucknell University in chemistry. He completed his medical training at Drexel University College of Medicine. He completed his surgical residency at Stony Brook University and his fellowship in endocrine oncology surgery at the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Patel joined the Endocrine Oncology Branch in 2014.