After basic medical training at the Auckland School of Medicine, Dr Hitesh Patel completed his medical and cardiology registrar training at hospitals in Auckland and Tauranga.
He did his cardiology specialist training at Greenlane Hospital. Dr Patel spends most of his time at the North Shore and Waitakere Hospitals. At Ascot he is an “Investigational Cardiologist”, treating patients with general cardiac problems including chest pain, palpitations, hypertension and with heart murmurs. He is adept at echocardiography including stress echocardiography, CT coronary angiography and invasive coronary angiography (with angioplasty/stenting backup from Ascot Interventional Cardiologists).