Rupal Patel, M.D. Assistant Professor

Rupal Patel, M.D.

Office information

VCU Ambulatory Care Center
417 North 11th Street, 3rd Floor
Richmond, Va. 23219
For appointments, call (804) 828-7069

VCU Community Memorial Hospital
140 East Ferrell Street
South Hill, Va. 23970
For appointments, call (434) 447-7375


Dr. Patel specializes in hip and knee reconstruction orthopaedic surgery. His interests include:

  • General orthopaedics including fractures
  • Hip and knee replacement surgery
  • Arthoscopic sports medicine surgery

Board certification and licensure

  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) Certified
  • Virginia Board of Medicine Physician License


  • Fellowship - Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center (Adult Reconstruction) - Richmond, VA
    The Methodist Hospital (Hip and Knee Reconstruction) - Houston, TX
    Andrews Research and Education Institute (Sports Medicine) - Gulf Breeze, FL
  • Residency - Sri Sayaji Rao General Hospital - Vadodara, India
  • Medical School - Baroda Medical College - Vadodara, India

Professional affiliations

  • Member of American Association of Orthopedic Surgery, American Association of Hip and Knee Society, and Virginia Orthopaedic Society

Research interests

To view listing of recent publications, please go to PubMed.