Brent Addington
Ray M. Allen, Jr.
Louis Caruso
Yaser Cheema
Mark A. Coppess
Jiang Cui
Todd D. Edwards
Jay Gardner
Richard Gordon
Steven S. Gubin
Paul Hess
David H. Holloway, Jr.
Jason Infeld
Christopher P Ingelmo
Eric E. Johnson
Jeffrey E. Kerlan
James E. Klemis
David H. Kraus
David Lan
Amit Malhotra
Justin May
Frank A. McGrew, III
Jennifer S. Morrow
Daniel Otten
Dharmesh S. Patel
Basil M. Paulus
William L. Russo
Holger P. Salazar
Joseph K. Samaha
Arsalan Shirwany
Stacy C. Smith
Darrell Sneed
Larry B. Spiotta
Bunker Stout
Arie Szatkowski
David C. Wolford
Walter Woody
Jawwad Yusuf
Gilbert Zoghbi
Dharmesh S. Patel, M.D., FACC
Dharmesh S. Patel


  • 2007 Board Certification in Adult Cardiac Echocardiography.
  • 2006 Board Certification in Nuclear Cardiology.
  • 2005 Certification in Cardiac CT Angiography.
  • 2004 Cardiovascular Medicine Board Certification.
  • 2001 Internal Medicine Board Certification.
  • 1991-1996 Guy's & Kings College Hospital Medical School. University of London. UK Degree: Medicine MBBS ( London) Degree: MD (passed USMLE Step 1&2&3)
  • 1984-1991 Emanuel Secondary School (college), London, United Kingdom Majors in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. (3 A grades/ Distinctions) Information Technology Computing: Pass
Work Experience
  • 2004-present Memphis Heart Clinic, Memphis, Tenessee Consultive and Diagnostic Non Invasive Cardiology.
  • 2001-2004 Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, Pennsylvania Cardiology Fellowship.
  • 1999-2001 University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, Virginia Internal Medicine Residency.
  • 1998-1999 Medical Center of Delaware, Wilmington, Delaware Internal Medicine Internship
  • 1997-1998 The William Harvey Hospital, Kent, United Kingdom Internal Medicine Residency PGY-2 Equivalent Year
  • 1996-1997 The Kent & Sussex Hospital, Kent, United Kingdom General Surgery Internship including Acute Trauma and Urology.
  • 1996-1997 The William Harvey Hospital, Kent, United Kingdom Internal Medicine Internship : particular interest in Gastroenterology & Rheumatology.
  • Nov 1995 Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore Elective Clerkship in Pulmonary Consult Team with Dr. P. Terry
  • 2007 Principal Invesigator IRB Protocol ATI-5293-CLN-504 “An Open-Label Multi-Center Study of ATI-5293 for Anticoagulation in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation.”
  • December 2004 Canadian Journal of Cardiology. 2004;20(14):1439-1442 Radial versus femoral access for rescue percutaneous coronary intervention with adjuvant glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor use. Saleem Kassam, MD1; Warren J Cantor, MD1; Dharmesh Patel, MD2; Ian Gilchrist MD2
  • January 2004 American Journal of Cardiology. 93(3):333-336, 2004. February 1. Comparison of the predictive value of exercise-induced ST depression versus exercise technetium-99m sestamibi single-photon emission computed tomographic imaging for detection of coronary artery disease in patients with left ventricular hypertrophy.. D Patel MD, Timir Baman MD, George Beller MA CC
  • May 2003 Journal of Catheterization and Cardiovascular Intervention May 2003 Vol 59 (1) 137-138 International comparison of Transradial versus Transfemoral Approach to Rescue PCI with Adjuvant Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Inhibitor Use. D.Patel, M Rea ,I.Gilchrist. July 2002 Journal of Nuclear Cardiology
  • July-Aug 2002 Vol 9(4) S20. The Predictive Value of Additional Exercise-Induced ST Depression in patients with Left Ventricular Hypertrophy. Dharmesh Patel MD, Timir Baman , George Beller MACC.
  • Feb. 2006/7 Women and Heart Disease. Increasing awareness about Heart Disease in Women in the Local community.
  • Oct. 2005 Speaker for Women and Heart Disease in the Memphis Region. Sponsered by the American Heart Association.
  • April 2003 Society of Coronary Angiography and Imaging. Boston. Poster Presentation. International Comparison of Transradial versus Transfemoral approach to rescue PCI with adjuvant Glycoprotein IIB/IIIA Inhibitor Use. Dharmesh Patel, MD, I. GilchristMD
  • Sept. 2002 American College of Nulcear Cardiology. Baltimore. Poster Presentation. The Predictive Value of Additional Exercise-Induced ST Depression in patients with Left Ventricular Hypertrophy. Dharmesh Patel MD, Timir Baman MD, GeorgeBeller MACC
  • April 2001 State ACP-IM meeting , McLean, Virginia. 1st Position: Poster Presentation The Predictive Value of Additional Exercise-Induced ST Depression in patients with Left Ventricular Hypertrophy.
  • January 2001 Local ACP meeting, Roanoke, Virginia. Winner of Oral Presentation on "The Predictive Value of Additional Exercise-Induced STDepression in Patients with Left Ventricular Hypertrophy" at. Research nominated for ACP-IM state presentation.
  • November 2003 Pfizer Fellowship Award for American Heart Association.
  • April 2001 1st Position ACP-IM state poster presentation.
  • February 2001 Nominated for "Dean Teaching Award 2001" by medical students and fellow residents at UVA.
  • October 1993 1st Place in Surgical Audit "Laser Treatment in the Palliative Care of Esophageal Carcinoma." Project involved finding out the optimal time between courses of laser therapy and producing a brochure for more information about the perioperative period.
  • September 1991 Distinction in English Speaking Board. 1st Place in Oral Examination consisting of project presentation, debate and reading a piece of text.
  • 1990-1991 Lady Dacre Bursary Award School Scholarship for academic excellence.
  • 1984-1991 Lieutenant, House Captain, Full Prefect, and awarded Full Colors (for excellence in Sports) at Emanuel School, United Kingdom.
Leadership Positions/ Extracurricular
  • 2007-present Chairman of Medicine, Baptist Desoto Hospital, Southaven, Mississippi.
  • 2006-present Quality Assurance Physcian of Baptist Desoto Hospital, Southaven,Mississippi.
  • 1999 Community Smoking Cessation Program Instructor at University of Virginia.
  • 1999 Community Access To Healthcare Program Volunteer.
  • 1999 Gujarati Folk Dance Participant.
  • 1996-present Guy's & St.Thomas' Medical Alumni Association. Active member.
  • 1991-1996 Chairman and Co-Founder of Guy's and St. Thomas' International Society. Raised $3000 for the St. Thomas' Hospital Special Care Baby Unit Fund.
  • 1994-1996 Guy's Hospital Soccer / Rugby / Cricket Teams
  • July 1991 Rugby Captain. Rugby World Tour. Played rugby around the world with college.
Professional Organizations
  • 1999-present American College of Cardiology
  • 2005-present American Heart Association. Speaker for Women and Heart Disease.
  • 2004-present Medical Society of Desoto County

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