Amit R. Patel, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine and Radiology

Co-Director, Cardiac Magnetic Resonance and Computed Tomography

Co-Director, Adult Congenital Heart Disease Clinic

Dr. Amit Patel is a cardiologist who specializes in cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and cardiac computed tomography (CT) -- noninvasive techniques for evaluating diseases of the heart muscle and of the coronary arteries. Cardiac MRI and cardiac CT are important diagnostic tools that provide clinicians with exceptional images of a beating heart and its blood vessels.

Dr. Patel is currently involved in numerous research studies focused on leveraging the strengths of cardiac MRI and cardiac CT to improve the assessment of patients with heart disease. He is particularly interested in studying newly developed stress testing techniques that use MRI and CT.

Practice Locations

The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Center for Advanced Medicine
5758 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

150 E. Huron Street
Suite 900
Chicago, IL 60611

Year Started Practice


Board Certifications

Cardiovascular Disease
Cardiovascular CT
Nuclear Cardiology
Internal Medicine

Medical School

Emory University

Internship and Residency

The University of Chicago Medicine


Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia
University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville


American College of Cardiology
American Heart Association
Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

Languages Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 702-1843

Office Fax

(773) 702-1034

Office Postal Address

Amit Patel, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 6080
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

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Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Patel's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.