Dr. Kalpana Patel completed her medical training (Bachelor of medicine and surgery, MBBS) from University of Bombay, India, and moved to the USA In 1992. Subsequently, she completed her Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology Fellowship from Los Angeles County – University of Southern California Medical Center.
Dr. Kalpana Patel has been a part of Long Beach Gastroenterology for the last 10 years.
She is Board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology and is a member of The American Gastroenterology Association, American College of Gastroenterology, Crohn’s - Colitis Foundation and The Indian Medical Association of Southern California.
Dr. Patel practices General Gastroenterology with Endoscopy and Colonoscopy and is also proficient with Biliary procedures (ERCP) and reads Small Bowel Capsule Endoscopy.
In addition to her professional work, she is her Kids' Mom and actively participates in school and sports activities of her daughter and son.
During her free time, she does Yoga, enjoys travel, movies, and Indian music.