NHRMC Physician Specialists - OB/GYN Specialists Opens Pender Practice

March 11, 2016

PATEL ASHWIN obNHRMC Physician Specialists - OB/GYN Specialists has opened a second location at 505 East Satchwell St., on the campus of Pender Memorial Hospital.

Ashwin V. Patel, MD, FACOG, will see patients at the new location, which is in the same building as NHRMC Physician Specialists - General Surgery Specialists, led by William Powers IV, MD.

“The field of medicine has always interested me, and I come from a family of health practitioners,” said Dr. Patel. “The variety and complexity of obstetrics and gynecology drew me to that specialty in medical school. Women’s health care is so important and vital to the health of our community, and I really enjoy being a part of that.”

A South Carolina native, Dr. Patel received a doctorate in medicine from The Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, and a bachelor’s of science degree from College of Charleston. He completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at NHRMC.

Dr. Patel is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and is an assistant professor of medicine with the UNC School of Medicine.

To schedule an appointment, call 910.259.5451, ext. 307, or visit www.nhrmcphysiciangroup.org.