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Ramesh I. Patel, MD

The Joseph E. Robert, Jr. Center for Surgical Care

Anesthesiology, Sedation, and Perioperative Medicine

Board CertificationsAmerican Bd of Anesthesiology
National Provider Identifier1306936067

Service LocationsChildren's National Medical Center - Sheikh Zayed Campus for Advanced Children's Medicine
111 Michigan Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20010
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Phone: 202-476-5000

Children's Ambulatory Surgery Center in Rockville

Shady Grove Medical Park
9850 Key West Avenue
Rockville, MD 20850
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Fax: 301-294-0897

Children's National Specialists of Virginia, LLC
An affiliated private practice

3023 Hamaker Court
Suite 500
Fairfax, VA 22031
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Phone: 571-766-3100
Practice Manager: Chris Reilly
Fax: 571-766-3091

Ramesh Patel, MD, is a pediatric anesthesiologist at Children's National Medical Center. His areas of interest include anesthesia for laser surgery, difficult airways, and neurosurgery, as well as ambulatory surgery.

In his spare time, Dr. Patel enjoys playing volleyball and cricket and participating in volunteer projects in India.

*This physician is an employee of Children’s National Specialists of Virginia, LLC.

TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education S. P. University 1969 -1970
Medical School Baroda Medical College Baroda, IndiaDoctor of Medicine 1970 -1975
Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
MemberAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists
MemberInternational Anesthesia Research Society
MemberSociety for Ambulatory Anesthesia
MemberSociety of Pediatric Anesthesia
MemberD.C./Maryland Society of Anesthesiologists
Book Chapter, Patel, R.I. & Hannallah, R.S. (2002), Selecting the Suitable Pediatric Outpatient, In Yemen, T.A., Pediatric Anesthesia Handbook, 26-34, McGraw Hill.

Book Chapter, Patel, R.I. & Hannallah, R.S. (2002), Appropriate Laboratory and Radiologic Testing in Children, In Yemen, T.A., Pediatric Anesthesia Handbook, 35-40, McGraw Hill.

Journal Article, Patel, R.I., Verghese, S.T., Hannallah, R.S., Aregawi, A., Patel, K.M. (2001), Fast-tracking children following ambulatory anesthesia, Anesthesia and Analgesia, 92, 918-922.

Journal Article, Patel, R.I., Hannallah, R.S. (2000), Laboratory tests in children undergoing ambulatory surgery: A review of clinical practice and scientific studies, Ambulatory Surgery, 8, 165-169.

Journal Article, Patel, R.I., Davis, P.J., Orr, R.J., et. al. (1997), Single-dose ondansetron prevents postoperative vomiting in pediatric outpatients, Anesthesia and Analgesia, 85, 538-545.

Journal Article, Patel, R.I., DeWitt, L. & Hannallah, R.S. (1997), Preoperative laboratory testing in children undergoing elective surgery: Analysis of current practice, Journal of Clinical Anesthesia, 9, 569-575.

Book Chapter, Patel, R.I. (1997), Postoperative morbidity and discharge criteria in children, In White, P.F., Ambulatory Anesthesia and Surgery: An International Prospective, London, W.B. Saunders.

Book Chapter, Patel, R.I., Leith, P., & Hannallah, R.S. (1996), Evaluation of the difficult pediatric patient, In Orr, R.J., Anesthesiology Clinics of North America, 753-766.

Journal Article, Patel, R.I. & Hannallah, R.S. (1995), Complications following pediatric ambulatory surgery, Ambulatory Surgery, 3, 83-86.

Journal Article, Patel, R.I., Lenczyk, M., Hannallah, R.S., McGill, W.M. (1994), Age and the onset of desaturation in apneic children, Canadian Journal of Anesthesia, 41, 771-774.

For a more comprehensive list of publications for Ramesh Patel, MD view the National Library of Medicine’s PubMed online database

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