Rina Patel, MD

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Radiology
SchoolSchool of Medicine
Address185 Berry Street Bldg B
San Francisco CA 94158
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    University of California, San Francisco FellowshipMusculoskeletal Radiology
    University of Chicago Medical Center, IllinoisResidencyDiagnostic Radiology
    Vanderbilt School of MedicineMDMedicine
    University of California, San Francisco, CA2018Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training
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    Loyola University Medical Center 2016  - 2017Demos Outstanding Educator
    Loyola University Medical Center2017MAGIS Star Award
    Association of Women Radiologists2012Research and Education Foundation Member-in-training Award for Outstanding ARRS presentation
    University of Chicago Medical Center, Department of Radiology 2011Resident Professionalism Award
    University of Chicago Medical Center 2011UCMC Quality Fair Winner

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    Rina Patel, MD, is an Assistant Professor in the Musculoskeletal Imaging section in the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging at the University of California, San Francisco. She obtained her MD at Vanderbilt School of Medicine in Nashville, Tennessee. Dr. Patel completed her one-year internship at University of Chicago Medical Center, Illinois, where also completed her diagnostic radiology and chief residency. This was followed by a musculoskeletal fellowship from UCSF. Prior to joining UCSF, Dr. Patel held an Assistant Professor position at the Loyola University Health System Department of Radiology, Musculoskeletal Section, in Maywood, Illinois.

    Dr. Patel’s areas of clinical interest include sports imaging and musculoskeletal ultrasound. Dr. Patel has published several peer reviewed and non-peer reviewed articles, as well as 13 abstracts. Her research program focuses on sports medicine related and technical projects.

    Musculoskeletal Radiology

    Sport imaging, Musculoskeletal diagnostic and interventional ultrasound

    Professional Interests:
    Diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound, ultrasound-guided musculoskeletal interventional procedures, sports medicine and orthopedic MRI