MEET THE PROVIDERS

Dr. Patel is an Internal Medicine Physician in Pooler, GA with special training and skill in the diagnosis, treatment, and care of adult patients across the spectrum from good health to complex illness. Internists specialize in puzzling medical problems and in the ongoing care of chronic illnesses.

Dr. Patel has been practicing as an inpatient provider for the last eight years in Buffalo and Atlanta. In addition to Primary Care, Dr. Patel is also a practicing Hospice Physician and is well versed with the concepts of Palliative Care and Hospice. Dr. Patel is transitioning to outpatient Primary Care and is excited to provide accessible, balanced, compassionate, and comprehensive care to patients 18 years and older. Dr. Patel has a special interest in geriatrics and the care of the elderly with multiple chronic conditions.

Dr. Patel grew up outside of Chicago in Des Plaines, IL. Dr. Patel completed medical school from Pramukhswami Medical College in Gujarat, India. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, MI in 2013 and has been practicing inpatient medicine ever since. Dr. Patel is Board Certified in Internal Medicine. Dr. Patel, along with his wife, Dr. Neha Kharod and his son reside in Richmond Hill. His interests include spending time with his family, cooking, reading, traveling, golfing, and watching his hometown teams (the Cubs, the Bears, the Bulls, and the Blackhawks)

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Dr. Neha Kharod cares for both children and adults with asthma, allergic diseases and immunologic disorders. She has a special interest in food allergies, asthma, and skin allergies and has published and given presentations on these topics at local and national levels. She is a member of the American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI), American College of Allergy Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI), American College of Physicians (ACP), and American Medical Association (AMA).

Dr. Neha Kharod attended Johns Hopkins University for her undergraduate studies and finished early. While waiting to start her medical studies at the University of Maryland, she went to Asia for medical missionary work for 6 months and ended up staying for the next 5 years. There, she participated in volunteer work, including medical camps for earthquake, tsunami and flood relief. During this time, she also got her medical degree from PramukhSwami Medical College in India. She then returned stateside, where she completed a residency in Internal Medicine at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan and a fellowship in Allergy and Immunology of SUNY Buffalo before moving down to sunnier climates in Georgia. Dr. Neha Kharod practiced for seven years in Metro Atlanta before moving to the Savannah, Ga area to be closer to family.Dr. Neha Kharod enjoys reading, swimming, biking, listening to music, traveling, and cooking except for Saturdays and Sundays, which are reserved purely for football.

Meet Pooja Patel MHA, BSN, BS

Ms. Pooja is a Registered nurse who not only works with family physician practices and special needs adolescents but specializes in developing and maintaining luxury skin care. Throughout her journey in healthcare she has gained experiences working with children with mental health disorders, practicing in city healthcare systems and also working with outpatient private practices.

Born in Rahway, New Jersey, Pooja graduated with first from Jefferson University with her Bachelors in Health Science then from Gwynedd Mercy University with her Bachelors in Nursing. Even though her experiences led her to have a very unique background with a variety of specialties and skills she has always had a passion for premium skincare and luxury aesthetics.

With a deep passion for helping people feel better and lead happier lives, Pooja loves coming into work every day, knowing she will be making a positive difference. Pooja strives to provide the most caring approach possible for her patients.

Ms. Pooja grew up right outside of Philadelphia, in a small South Jersey town named Sicklerville, but she has lived in Savannah a few different times throughout her life. Her love for southern hospitality and comfort food has brought her to the south to stay and make an impact on the premium skincare of Savannah and Pooler. Her love for skincare only compares to her love for clean and healthy food. Pooja prioritizes making lifestyle changes to better each individuals aesthetic.

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