Dr. Yagneshvari Patel graduated Cum Laude from Loyola University in Chicago, majoring in Biology. Upon graduating from Nova Southeastern University School of Osteopathic Medicine as a member of the Psi Sigma Alpha National Scholastic Honor Society, she moved to Tampa Bay, completed her internship at Northside Hospital and Heart Institute, and her residency and fellowship at the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine. Dr. Patel is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. She holds an academic appointment as Affiliate Assistant Professor at the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine. Dr. Patel currently serves as the Director of Infection Prevention and Antibiotic Stewardship at AdventHealth Carrollwood.
Dr. Patel joined Infectious Disease Associates of Tampa Bay in 2008. She is a member of several professional organizations including: the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Osteopathic Association. Dr. Patel’s special interests include: HIV, orthopedic infections, travel medicine, infection control, and employee health. In addition to English, Dr. Patel speaks Hindi and Gujarati.