Gastroenterologists in Lancaster, CA

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Raman M. Patel, M.D., MRCP, FACP, FACG, CPI

Dr. Raman M. Patel has been practicing Gastroenterology in Antelope Valley for the last 30 years. He started with solo practice and merged with Dr. Pathmarajah in four months to form High Desert Gastroenterology. He was instrumental in expanding and enhancing gastroenterology practice in Antelope Valley, from primary diagnostic endoscopic procedures in office to highly complex therapeutic procedures in hospital setting. Thereby facilitating comprehensive gastroenterology care to the residents of Antelope Valley.

High Desert Gastroenterology is now composed of well accomplished and skillfully trained young gastroenterologist, who provides efficient gastroenterology subspecially care. Dr. Patel also engineered, well-equipped, state-of-the-art outpatient endoscopy center as well as gastroenterology/histopathology lab in the office.

Dr. Patel graduated with MBBS from B.J. Medical College, in Ahmedabad, India. He completed his three years of Residency in Internal Medicine in three different countries, earning MD from Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India; MRCP from Royal College of Physicians in Edinburgh, Scotland; Internal Medicine Board Certification from New York, USA. Dr. Patel performed his fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Brooklyn Veterans Administration Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York.

Dr. Patel is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology and Fellow of American College of Physicians and American College of Gastroenterology. He is a member of Royal College of Physicians  of United Kingdom. He is an active member of American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy since 1980. He is a certified physician investigator.

Dr. Patel has served on many committees including executive at both local hospitals and has done clinical research for 10 years for High Desert Gastroenterology. Dr. Patel has published many articles and continued to be active in practice in all aspects of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.