Heena Patel, MD
Dr. Heena Patel is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in the medical treatment of diseases of the retina and management of anterior and posterior uveitis. After growing up in Chicago, she attended the University of Illinois at Chicago and studied biological sciences. After earning her bachelor’s degree she completed an M.S. degree in applied physiology and M.D. at Chicago Medical School. Immediately after medical school, she completed an Internal Medicine Internship at Evanston Northwestern Hospital and Ophthalmology residency at Indiana University. To complete her training, she completed a Retina and Uveitis Fellowship at the renowned Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida. During her fellowship, she published the spotlight case at the American Society of Retina Specialists.
Dr. Heena Patel is a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists, the American Uveitis Society, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.
Dr. Heena Patel is excited to serve the San Fernando Valley not only as a physician but as a resident. She speaks multiple languages including Gujarati, Hindi, and Spanish. In her personal time, she enjoys traveling, learning about new cultures, and the outdoors.