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Amisha Patel, MD

Board Certifications: 
Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
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Credentials & Experience

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Clinical Expertise

  • Coronary and Structural Heart Interventions
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education & Training

  • MD, University of Michigan Medical School
  • Internship: Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Residency: Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Fellowship: Northwestern University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

Honors & Awards

2016 - Edwards Foundation Grant Recipient (valvular heart disease research in India)

2016 - Selected Case Presentation - Abiomed Fellows Course

2014 - US Department of State Fulbright US Student Award

2014 - National Institutes of Health Fogarty Global Health Fellowship

2011 - Johnson and Johnson Global Health Scholar

2006 - Michigan Chapter of the American College of Cardiology Fellows Case Competition - Honorable Mention

About Amisha Patel

Amisha Patel, MD, MS is a cardiologist specializing in coronary interventions and structural heart disease. She is a clinician-researcher with a special interest in the use of precision medicine to guide the diagnosis and management of cardiovascular diseases. Her research interests also include evaluating the facilitators and barriers to cardiac care in the developing world and the use of percutaneous therapies for mitral valve disease.  

Dr. Patel received her Doctor of Medicine from the University of Michigan Medical School in 2009 and a Masters of Science in Clinical Investigation from Northwestern University in 2015. She completed her internship and residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital in New Haven, CT and her clinical cardiology fellowship at Northwestern University in Chicago, IL. She has also completed an advanced fellowship in interventional cardiology and structural heart disease at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center in 2017. She has extensive research training, and has been awarded research fellowships from the National Institutes of Health and the United States State Department. 

Dr. Patel is an Assistant Professor of Medicine and sees patients at Columbia University Medical Center in Washington Heights, New York.

Academic Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Gender

  • Female

Insurance Accepted

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Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Affinity

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
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Emblem/GHI

  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Blue Priority
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare (Mediblue)
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Healthfirst

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  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

VNSNY CHOICE

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • SelectHealth

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

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Research

Selected Publications

PUBLICATIONS

Patel A, Nazif T, Stone GW, Ali ZA. Intraluminal Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold Dismantling with Aneurysm Formation Leading to Very Late Thrombosis. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Feb 1. doi: 10.1002/ccd.26913. 

Patel A, Mohanan PP, Prabhakaran D, Huffman MD. Pre-hospital acute coronary syndrome care in Kerala, India: A qualitative analysis. Indian Heart J. 2017 Jan - Feb;69(1):93-100. 

Patel A, Prabhakaran D, Berendsen M, Mohanan PP, Huffman MD. Pre-hospital policies for the care of patients with acute coronary syndromes in India: A policy document analysis. Indian Heart J. 2016. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ihj.2016.06.012

Patel A, Kirtane AJ. Aortic Valve Stenosis. JAMA Cardiol. 2016 Aug 1;1(5):623.

Patel A, Vishwanathan S, Nair T, Bahuleyan CG, Jayaprakash VL, Baldridge A, Huffman MD, Prabhakaran D, Mohanan PP. Sex Differences in the Presentation, Diagnosis, and Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes: Findings from the Kerala ACS Registry. Glob Heart. 2015 Dec;10(4):273-80.

Patel AJ, Vidula M, Kishore SP, Vedanthan R, Huffman MD. Building the Case for Clopidogrel as a World Health Organization Essential Medicine. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2015 Jul;8(4):447-51.

Patel AJ. Organizing a Career in Global Cardiovascular Health. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 May 19;65(19):2144-7.

Patel AJ, Mehta RM, Gandhi DB, Bossone E, Mehta RH. Coronary Aneurysm and Purulent Pericardial Effusion: Old Disease with an Unusual Cause. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 May;95(5):1791-3.

Valenti V, Patel AJ, Sciarretta S, Ballotta A. Use of Inhaled Nitric Oxide in the Treatment of Right Ventricular Myocardial Infarction. Am J Emerg Med. 2011 May;29(4):473.e3-5. Epub 2010 Aug 1.

Patel AJ, Mehta RH, Grab JD, Peterson ED.  Estimating the risk of operative mortality in patients with cardiogenic shock undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery: Insights from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons National Cardiac Database. Cardiol Rev. 2009 Mar/Apr;26(3):1-5. Epub 2009 Aug 10   http://www.hcplive.com/cardiology/articles/cardiogenic_shock.

Patel AJ, Collins JS, Patel JR, Mehta RH.  High Speed Heart. Am J Med. 2007 Jun;120(6):503-5.

Arslanian-Engoren C, Patel AJ, Fang J, Armstrong D, Kline-Rogers E, Duvernoy CS, Eagle KA. Symptoms of men and women presenting with acute coronary syndromes. Am J Cardiol. 2006 Nov 1;98(9):1177-81.

Tsai TT, Nallamothu BK, Mukherjee D, Rubenfire M, Fang J, Chan P, Kline-Rogers E, Patel AJ, Armstrong DF, Eagle KA, Goldberg AD.  Effect of statin use in patients with acute coronary syndromes and a serum low-density lipoprotein

ABSTRACTS

Pennoyer A, Jennings D, Patel AJ, Kirtane AJ, Ma K. Intracoronary nicardipine as a safe and cost-effective alternative to nitroprusside for slow- or no-reflow during percutaneous coronary intervention. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Hollywood, FL. October 2016.

Patel AJ, Vidula M, Kishore SP, Vedanthan R, Huffman MD. Building the Case for Clopidogrel as a World Health Organization Essential Medicine. Northwestern Interdisciplinary Global Health Symposium. Chicago, IL. November 2015.

Patel AJ, Horwitz LI. Discharge Summary Quality and Effect on Readmission Rates in Patients Hospitalized with Congestive Heart Failure. Yale Department of Internal Medicine Research in Residency Day, New Haven, CT. May 2012.

Patel AJ, Kline-Rogers E, May N, Fang J, Rangarajan K, Saab F, Resin Y, Erickson S. Evidence-Based Medicine Compliance in the Very Old. American Heart Association’s 7th Scientific Forum on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke, Washington D.C, May 2006.

May N, Patel AJ, Kline-Rogers E, Fazel R, Fang J, Eagle KA, Erickson S. Persistence to Evidence-Based Medicines in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes Before and After Initiation of the Guidelines Applied in Practice Program. American Heart Association’s 7th Scientific Forum on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke, Washington D.C, May 2006.

Galbraith EM, Erickson SR, Kline-Rogers E, Eagle KA, Sud A, Resin Y, Saab F, May N, Patel AJ. Medication Taking Behavior After Acute Coronary Syndrome. American Heart Association’s 7th Scientific Forum on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke, Washington D.C, May 2006.

Bayram M, Fang J, Kline-Rogers E, Saab F, Patel AJ, Gurm HS, Eagle KA, Froehlich JB. Increasing Use of Clopidogrel in Revascularized and Non-revascularized Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes. American Heart Association’s 7th Scientific Forum on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke, Washington D.C, May 2006.

Saab F, Petrina M, Montgomery DG, Motivala A, Patel AJ, Kline-Rogers E, Eagle KA. Can an Elderly Heart be Too Strong:  After an ACS? American Heart Association’s 7th Scientific Forum on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke, Washington D.C, May 2006.

Patel AJ, Kline-Rogers E, May N, Fang J, Rangarajan K, Saab F, Resin Y, Erickson S. Differences in the Clinical Presentation of Elderly Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes. University of Michigan Health System Internal Medicine Research Day, Ann Arbor, MI, April 2005.