Gitane Patel, MD

Specialties

  • Cornea
  • Refractive

Office Locations

West Coast Eye Care & Acuity Eye Group - Alpine
1620 Alpine Blvd
Suite 117
Alpine, CA 91901
800.898.2020

West Coast Eye Care & Acuity Eye Group - El Cajon
450 Fletcher Parkway
Suite 112
El Cajon, CA 92020
800.898.2020

West Coast Eye Care & Acuity Eye Group - San Diego
6945 El Cajon Blvd
San Diego, CA 92115
800.898.2020

Dr. Patel received his medical degree from the Chicago Medical School. After completing an internship in General Surgery at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City, he went to Howard University Hospital in Washington, DC for his residency in Ophthalmology.
Before Joining West Coast Eyecare, he completed a Fellowship training year at the Pepose Vision Institute in Chesterfield, Missouri, where he specialized in Cornea and Refractive Surgery.

His interests include Laser Corrective Eye Surgery, corneal transplantation, and general ophthalmology. 

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine: Chicago Medical School
  • General Surgery Internship: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • Ophthalmology Residency: Howard University Hospital
  • Cornea and Refractive Surgery Fellowship: Pepose Vision Institute

Personal Hobbies

  • Traveling
  • Basketball
  • Running
  • Reading

Languages Spoken

  • English