Born and raised in Mississippi, Dr. Mital Patel attended Louisiana State University for her B.S. in Biological Sciences. She graduated in 2004 being a die hard Tigers fan. She received her Doctorate of Optometry from Illinois College of Optometry in 2008. After enjoying the windy city for 4 years, she moved to Atlanta to complete an ocular disease residency at Omni Eye Services.
Why Dr. Mital Patel
During her residency, Dr. Mital Patel served as a clinical instructor to fourth year optometric students. She also treated and managed a wide array of ocular diseases such as red eyes, glaucoma, and retinal issues.
In addition, Dr. Mital Patel is an active member of the American Optometric Association, Georgia Optometric Association, and the Greater Atlanta Optometric Association. She volunteers at the Lions Club and Special Olympics and is a member of the Cobb County Chamber of Commerce.
Having worn glasses herself and having routine eye exams since first grade, Dr. Mital Patel realized the importance of vision. This sparked her interest in giving others the gift of sight. In her spare time, she enjoys spinning classes, Indian dance, and spending quality time with her family and friends and new puppy Odi. In the future, Dr. Patel looks forward to traveling around the world with her husband and starting a family of her own.