About Sachi Patel, MD
Sachi Patel, MD, is a board-certified dermatologist with an expertise in general dermatology. She treats a variety of skin conditions including eczema, acne, psoriasis, skin cancer and inflammatory skin disorders, but she also has a special interest in hair loss and pigmentary disorders. Dr. Patel prides herself on her patient-centered approach to medicine and strives to provide holistic and tailored care to all her patients.
As an assistant professor in the Department of Dermatology, she helps train medical students and residents at UC San Diego School of Medicine.
Dr. Patel completed her residency training in dermatology at Howard University Hospital where she served as dermatology chief resident. She holds a medical degree from the University of Southern California, where she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) national medical honor society. She is also a member of the American Academy of Dermatologists.
Outside of work, Dr. Patel enjoys hiking, traveling and cooking. She speaks conversational Spanish and conversational Gujarati.
UC San Diego Health Links
For more information, see Dermatology.
- University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
- Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC
Date Joined Staff
- American Board of Dermatology
Conditions and Treatments
- General Dermatology
- Skin Cancer
- Inflammatory Skin Disorders
- Pigmentary Disorders