Aena Patel, MD
“My goal as a hematologist/oncologist is to provide the highest quality care for my patients by tailoring treatments to achieve the best possible outcome. I believe a compassionate approach with clear communication and collaboration helps to make a difficult journey a bit easier.”
Board-certified in Oncology, Hematology and by the American Board of Internal Medicine, Aena Patel, MD, specializes in treating breast cancer, bladder cancer, prostate cancer, testicular cancer, renal cancers, and blood disorders. She is currently accepting new patients at The Center’s location in Plano, Texas.
Oncology is a field that needs physicians who not only understand the clinical aspects and management of the diseases but also have a humanistic approach to practicing the art of oncology. Because of her dedication to her patients, The Center is happy to welcome Dr. Patel to the team. She enjoys collaborating with the referring physicians to ensure proper follow-through on recommendations.
People say that one of Dr. Patel’s biggest strengths is her compassion for her patients. She has been recognized for her excellence in clinical care by being inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society and receiving the Humanistic Resident of the Year award during her residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Dr. Patel was raised in Plano, Texas. She is proud to be able to practice medicine close to home and serve her community. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, cheering on the Texas Longhorns, and watching the Dallas Cowboys.
Clinical Fellowship, Hematology and Medical Oncology
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Internal Medicine Residency
University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine, Temple, TX