Specialties

Ophthalmology (Board certified since 2010)

At a Glance

  • 1 OFFICE LOCATION
  • 1 HOSPITAL AFFILIATION

About Dr. Patel

Purnima Patel, MD, is a board certified in ophthalmology and specializes in medical retina and comprehensive ophthalmology.

Dr. Patel is skilled in the treatment of medical retinal disease such as macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, inherited retinal diseases, and uveitis as well as modern cataract surgery.

Dr. Patel has a special interest in teaching Emory University ophthalmology residents in the management of medical retinal disease and cataract surgery.

Her research is focused on retinal imaging technology and uveitis.

She is a journal reviewer for the Journal of Ocular Inflammation and Infection.

My Clinical Interests

  • cataract surgery
  • diabetic retinopathy
  • macular degeneration
  • retinal disease
  • vasculitis
  • uveitis

Academic Profile

Degree

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN , 0

Training (Residency & Fellowship)

RESIDENCY

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
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INTERNSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
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Locations & Appointments

1 Office Location(s)

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Emory Eye Center, Clifton Campus

Emory Clinic at 1365 Clifton Rd
1365 Clifton Rd NE
Bldg B
Atlanta, GA 30322
  • 404-778-2020
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1 Hospital Affiliation(s)

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Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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Academic Profile

Degree

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN , 0

Training (Residency & Fellowship)

RESIDENCY

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
0

INTERNSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
0