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Vaishalee Patil, MD

By admin on November 13, 2012 in Doctors with No Comments

Vaishalee Patil, MD

Dr. Patil is Board Certified in Pediatrics since 2001. She grew up in Mumbai, India and attended Grant Medical School in Mumbai, graduating with honors. Following medical school she did an Obstetrics and Gynecology residency and practiced OB-Gyn in India before moving to the US with her husband, who has worked in Austin for over 20 years. Wanting to switch from mother to baby care, she underwent a second residency in Pediatrics at Henry Ford Health Systems in Detroit, Michigan. After residency she returned to Austin and formed Southwest Pediatrics with Drs. Jolet and Rimer in 2001.

Dr. Patil loves teaching and is a Clinical Associate Professor for UTMB since 2011 and for DELL Medical school since the inception of the program.  You will often see her precepting students in the clinic. She has served on the Peer Review and Medical Executive Committees at Seton Southwest Hospital.  She has also served as a chairperson on the Ethics Committee at Seton Southwest. Currently she is Vice chair of the DELL children’s Health Alliance.

Dr. Patil and her husband are proud parents of two boys, one who is a Computer Science major at the Turing Scholar’s program and another in LASA high school. Her family is nature-loving and loves to camp and hike. Despite of her busy schedule, Dr Patil continues with her passion for cooking and healthy living. She continues to be an active participant in her son’s Science Olympiad Club and has coached the team, leading them to Nationals in 2016.

Dr. Patil’s Hours: Monday 8-5, Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday 7-3, Friday 8-5


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