Nihar K. Patel, M.D.

Nihar Patel


Louisiana State University

Medical School
LSU Health Sciences Center, Shreveport

George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, D.C.; VA Medical Center, George Washington University, Washington, D.C.

Awards, Interests, Qualification

During Dr. Patel’s medical training he was house officer of the year and later was named chief resident at the VA Medical Center in Washington D.C. He also was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society and was Chief Fellow while completing his fellowship at GWU Medical Center. He has coauthored several professional journal articles on various types of cancer and therapies.

Professional Affiliations

Dr. Patel is a member of the American College of Physicians, American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He served as an assistant clinical professor in the Hematology & Medical Oncology department at George Washington University prior to joining the staff at Willis-Knighton Cancer Center.