Sarju Patel, MD, MPH, Msc

Medical School

Mount Sinai School of Medicine


New York University

Clinical Fellowship

Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary

Retinal Fellowship

Retinal Consultants, Sacramento


Dr. Sarju Patel joined the Retinal Consultants after serving for years on the faculty of the ophthalmology department at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medicine.

Dr. Patel graduated with honors from Brown University. He then received graduate training in research sciences at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in London, England. He proceeded to the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, graduating with a distinction in research. He completed a Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Research Fellowship and was conferred the Harold B. Lamport Biomedical Research Award.

After completing a preliminary internal medicine internship at St-Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital in Manhattan, Dr. Patel completed his ophthalmology residency at New York University, followed by fellowship at the Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary. There, he received the Cless Family Foundation Award for outstanding fellow in clinical and academic ophthalmology.

Dr. Patel has authored papers and textbook chapters and routinely presents at national meetings.