Rohit P Patel

Rohit P Patel, M.D.

Clinical Associate Professor; Associate Chief, Division Of Critical Care Medicine; Co-Director, Emergency Medicine Critical Care Fellowship; Co-Director, Surgical Intensive Care Unit; Director, Critical Care Ultrasound, Surgical ICU

Department: Department of Emergency Medicine
Business Phone: (352) 265-5911

About Rohit P Patel

Rohit Patel is an Assistant Professor of Medicine for the University of Florida, Department of Emergency Medicine.  He joined faculty in 2012 after completing a multi-disciplinary critical care fellowship at the University of Florida with the departments of Emergency Medicine, Anesthesia, and Surgery.  Following medical school graduation from University of Alabama-Birmigham, Dr. Patel completed residency at Lincoln Medical Center (aff. of Cornell University) in Bronx, NY, where he served his final year as chief resident.

Currently, Dr. Patel works as clinical faculty for the Emergency Department and Surgical ICU and functions as the Director of Critical Care Ultrasonography for the Surgical ICU.  He developed the current curriculum for critical care fellows and hopes to continue his academic focus towards teaching ICU fellows critical care ultrasound.  His specific research interests include lung critical care ultrasound.  He also serves on the Ethics and Emergency Response (Code Blue) committee for UF Health Shands Hospital.


Clinical Profile

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
Areas of Interest
  • Ultrasound


Audiovisual Modules to Enhance Informed Consent in the ICU: A Pilot Study.
Critical care explorations. 2(12) [DOI] 10.1097/CCE.0000000000000278. [PMID] 33251517.


Aug 2010 – Dec 2016
Trends in breathing pattern data from patients receiving
Role: Project Manager


Residency – Emergency Medicine
2010 · Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
Internship – Internal Medicine
2007 · University of Alabama
Medical Degree
2006 · University of Alabama
Bachelor's Degree
2001 · Troy University

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
PAS5930 Special Topics
MDC7710 Sr Emerg Med Clerkshp
BMS6812 Intro Clin Med 2

Contact Details

(352) 265-5911
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