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Praful Patel, MD, Pulmonology, Jacksonville, FL, St. Vincent's Medical Center Riverside


Pulmonology Jacksonville, FL

Critical Care Medicine, Pleural Disease, Sleep Medicine


Overview of Dr. Patel

Dr. Praful Patel, MD is a pulmonologist in Jacksonville, Florida. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in Florida, Iowa, and Wisconsin. He is affiliated with St. Vincent's Medical Center Southside and St. Vincent's Medical Center Riverside.

Education & Training

  • University of Mississippi School of Medicine
    University of Mississippi School of MedicineFellowship, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine, 1998 - 2001
  • Loyola University Medical Center
    Loyola University Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine, 1992 - 1994
  • Loyola University Medical Center
    Loyola University Medical CenterInternship, Internal Medicine, 1991 - 1992
  • N.H.L Municipal Medical College
    N.H.L Municipal Medical CollegeClass of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2001 - 2024
  • IA State Medical License
    IA State Medical License 1994 - 1999
  • WI State Medical License
    WI State Medical License 1993 - 1993
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 1991 - 1996
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Critical Care Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Pulmonary Disease
  • American Board of Sleep MedicineSleep Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2011

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • A prospective randomized comparison of train-of-four monitoring and clinical assessment during continuous ICU cisatracurium paralysis.  
    Baumann MH, McAlpin BW, Brown K, Patel P, Ahmad I, Stewart R, Petrini M., Chest, 10/2004
  • Inadequate superoxide production by canine neutrophils in response to the combination of N-formyl-methionyl-leucyl-phenylalanine and cytochalasin B.  
    Ing TS, Yu AW, Patel M, Gupta V, Khan MA, Agrawal A, Patel P., Am J Vet Res., 2/1994

Books/Book Chapters

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna Whole Health Banner Health Network
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
    BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
    BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    Coventry Florida - Employer Group HMO/Open Access
    Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    Health Net Arizona HMO
    Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Please verify your coverage with the provider's office directly when scheduling an appointment