About Dr. Patel

Stephanie Patel, MD, FAAHPM

Dr. Patel has been the chief medical officer at Care Dimensions since 2006. Prior to joining the organization, she served as a hospice medical director and palliative care physician in the Fairview Health System in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where she was an integral part of a palliative care consultation service that was designated as a Palliative Care Leadership Center by the Center to Advance Palliative Care and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

Dr. Patel is board certified in Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine and Family Medicine and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. She completed a hospice and palliative care fellowship at the Good Samaritan Hospital/VA Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Prior to that, she spent three years in private practice after completing her family practice residency at Montgomery Hospital in Norristown, Pennsylvania. She received her medical degree from the Temple University School of Medicine. Dr. Patel is an instructor for the Harvard Palliative Care Medicine Fellowship Program and lectures extensively on hospice and palliative care at the local and national level, most recently at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Patel has been the chief medical officer at Hospice of the North Shore & Greater Boston since 2006.  She joined the organization after spending two years as a hospice medical director and palliative care physician in the Fairview Health System in Minneapolis, where she was an integral part of a palliative care consultation service.

Dr. Patel lectures extensively on hospice and palliative care. She also teaches physicians as part of the Harvard Palliative Care Medicine Fellowship Program.

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Credentials

Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine, American Board of Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine

Medical School

Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Internship

Montgomery Hospital, Norristown, PA

Residency

Montgomery Hospital, Norristown, PA

Fellowship

Good Samaritan/VA Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ

Department

Specialty

  • Hospice and Palliative Care

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