Anjan J. Patel, MD
Dr. Patel received his undergraduate degree from The University of Florida (UF) with highest honors. He obtained his MD from Florida State University College of Medicine and his training in Internal Medicine at the Georgetown University Hospital and Washington Hospital Center IN Washington, DC. After completing his Fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at UF, Dr. Patel joined Florida Cancer Specialists at our Sarasota Downtown location. His research and practice interests include colorectal, pancreatic/hepatobiliary and lung cancers, as well as malignant and non-malignant hematology.
Dr. Patel serves as an Associate Professor at the Florida State University College of Medicine and currently participates in the education of medical students and medical residents. As a cancer researcher, he is actively engaged in clinical studies and has served as a principal investigator in several clinical trials. He is published in numerous international peer-reviewed journals, such as JAMA-Oncology, Haemophilia and the Annals of Pharmacology, and he has presented at national meetings, including the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Society of Hematology. Topics of his publications include pancreatic cancer, esophageal cancer, lung cancer, pharmacology and hemostasis/coagulation. Dr. Patel sits on the Executive Board of Florida Cancer Specialists and provides leadership on numerous committees at Sarasota Memorial Hospital. Dr. Patel also serves on the FCS Audit Committee.
The recipient of numerous patient care awards, Dr. Patel has been described as calm, confident and kind-hearted. His interests include scuba diving, traveling , reading and, most of all, spending time with his family.
- Medical Oncologist
- Florida State University – Tallahassee, FL
- Georgetown University Hospital/ Washington Hospital Center – Washington, DC
- University of Florida – Gainesville, FL
- Internal Medicine
- Medical Oncology
Florida Society of Clinical Oncology
American Society of Clinical Oncology
American Society of Hematology
Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society