Paryus Patel, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Division II
Paryus Patel, MD is the Chief Medical Officer for Prime Healthcare, Division
II which includes Prime Healthcare's 27 hospitals in 12 states located
east of Nevada.
He is a triple board certified physician with over 25 years of experience
in the fields of critical care medicine, internal medicine and pulmonology.
He received his medical degree from MS University, Baroda Medical College
in Gujarat, India. He then continued his training at the USC Medical Center
where he was named Chief Resident of Internal Medicine and then honed
his skills as a Fellow in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and Transplant Medicine.
In additional to being Chief Medical Officer for Prime Healthcare Division
II, Dr. Patel is currently Chief Medical Officer for Centinela Hospital
Medical Center in Inglewood, California. He holds the following leadership
positions at the facility:
- Board Member
- Director, Cardiovascular ICU, CCU, MICU
- Chairman of Institutional Review Board
- Member of the Medical Executive Committee
- Chairman, Clinical Quality and Performance
Dr. Patel has received numerous accolades and awards over his distinguished
career. Most recently, he was named a "Super Doctor" by Los
Angeles Magazine for 2012 and 2013.