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Dr. Bipin L. Patel, M.D.

Health Science Clinical Associate Professor - Psychiatry

Dr. Bipin Patel

Medical Office

Riverside County Department of Mental Health
9990 County Farm Road
Riverside, Calif. 92503
(951) 358-4700

Academic Office

School of Medicine
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, Calif. 92521
bipin.patel@ucr.edu
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Education and Training

  • Fellowship, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey.
  • Residency Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey.
  • Residency, B.J. Medical College, Civil Hospital and Affiliated Hospital, Ahmedabad Gujarat, India.
  • Internship, B.J. Medical College, Civil Hospital and Affiliated Hospital, Ahmedabad Gujarat, India.
  • M.D.,Gujarat University, B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabad Gujarat, India.
  • M.B. B.S, Gujarat University, B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabad Gujarat, India.
  • Pre-Medical Education, St. Xavier's College and Gujarat College.

Biography

Dr. Bipin L. Patel, M.D.is an associate professor of psychiatry at the UC Riverside School of Medicine and a staff psychiatrist for the Riverside County Department of Mental Health and Riverside University Health System - Medical Center.

Patel was born in India and earned his M.D. there before coming to the United States. He performed his residency in psychiatry and fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at the University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey Medical School in Newark. He joined the RCDMH in 1990 as a staff psychiatrist.

He previously taught as an assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at the Loma Linda School of Medicine and is currently a preceptor and teacher in the physician assistant program at Riverside City College and RUHS.

He is a member of the American Psychiatric Association and a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in general psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry.

Research Interests

Patel has interests in inpatient psychiatry, treatment of ADHD and mood disorders of children and adolescents.

Awards

  • President, Southern California Psychiatric Society, Inland Chapter.

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General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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School of Medicine
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