Viren R. Patel, O.D.
Dr. Viren R. Patel earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in chemistry from Austin College. After graduating, Dr. Patel then went on to earn a Doctor of Optometry degree from Inter American University of Puerto Rico.
Upon graduating from Inter American University of Puerto Rico, Dr. Patel was able to do some impactful work in the community by working for the non-profit organization, The Friends of the Congressional Glaucoma Caucus Foundation. During his time at this non-profit, Dr. Patel focused on providing glaucoma screenings for individuals who otherwise wouldn’t be able to receive them.
Dr. Patel joined Bronx Eye Associates in 2015 and focuses primarily on Optometry. In addition to English, Dr. Patel is also fluent in both Spanish and Gujarati which helps him to better communicate with a wide variety of clients.