“My goal is to provide compassionate and excellent care to each and every patient,” said Nihar Patel, MD.

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Kettering Physician Network is pleased to welcome Nihar Patel, MD, Oncology, to its highly specialized team at Fort Hamilton Hospital. With a focus on hematology and oncology, Dr. Nihar has a passion for improving the quality of life of the patients he serves.

“My goal is to provide compassionate and excellent care to each and every patient,” said Nihar Patel, MD.

Fort Hamilton Hospital, Hamilton, Ohio
Dr. Nihar Patel, MD. Photo submitted

Dr. Patel is board-certified in internal medicine. He graduated from the Ross University School of Medicine in Dominica. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in hematology and oncology at Allegheny Health Network in Pittsburgh.

He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology and the American College of Physicians.

Kettering Physician Network, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kettering Health Network, is a multi-specialty physician group, representing more than 623 physicians and advanced practice providers who offer exceptional health services in an extensive range of medical specialties in more than 184 convenient locations, serving the Greater Dayton and Cincinnati areas.

Fort Hamilton Hospital also recently announced the completion of its newly expanded Kettering Cancer Care at Carruthers Center. The 12,600-square-foot center is located at 1010 Cereal Avenue. In a model that incorporated suggestions from patients, the expanded cancer center campus includes more services, clinical exam rooms, private and semi-private infusion bays for chemotherapy, and state-of-the-art radiation therapy technology.

The Kettering Cancer Care at Carruthers Center is one of four similar centers in the Kettering Health Network. For more information, visit www.ketteringhealth.org, or call 1-855-500-CURE (2873) to make an appointment.