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Namrata Patel, MD


Namrata patel, MD


Associate Professor, Thoracic Medicine and Surgery

Telephone:  215-707-3336

Email: pateln@tuhs.temple.edu



Department of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery, Section of Critical Care and Sleep Medicine


Educational Background:

Undergraduate degree, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, 1993


MD, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, 1998


Internship/Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2001


Fellowship, Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2004

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clinical Interests:

  • Advanced lung disease
  • Lung transplantation
  • COPD
  • Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
  • Sarcoidosis

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board certification(s):

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

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professional affiliations:

  • American Thoracic Society
  • Chest
  • International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation

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research interests:

  • Lung transplantation
  • Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
  • Sarcoidosis

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Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

25106683. Taghavi S, Jayarajan SN, Furuya Y, Komaroff E, Shiose A, Leotta E, Hisamoto K, Patel N, Cordova F, Criner G, Guy TS, Toyoda Y, Examining ABO compatible donors in double lung transplants during the era of lung allocation score. Ann Thorac Surg 98:4(1167-74)2014 Oct

24880825. Taghavi S, Jayarajan SN, Furuya Y, Komaroff E, Shiose A, Leotta E, Hisamoto K, Patel N, Cordova F, Criner G, Guy TS, Toyoda Y, Single-lung transplantation with ABO-compatible donors results in excellent outcomes. J Heart Lung Transplant 33:8(822-8)2014 Aug

24289813. Stewart JI, D'Alonzo GE, Ciccolella DE, Patel NB, Durra H, Clauss HE, Reverse halo sign on chest imaging in a renal transplant recipient. Transpl Infect Dis 16:1(115-8)2014 Feb

24056630. Jayarajan SN, Taghavi S, Komaroff E, Brann S, Horai T, Cordova F, Patel N, Guy TS, Toyoda Y, Impact of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation or mechanical ventilation as bridge to combined heart-lung transplantation on short-term and long-term survival. Transplantation 97:1(111-5)2014 Jan 15

24054808. Taghavi S, Jayarajan SN, Komaroff E, Horai T, Brann S, Patel N, Cordova F, Criner G, Sloane Guy T, Toyoda Y, Single-lung transplantation can be performed with acceptable outcomes using selected donors with heavy smoking history. J Heart Lung Transplant 32:10(1005-12)2013 Oct

19387212. Freeman AM, Georgakis A, Kochar M, Patel N, Vandecker WA, Increased thallium-201 accumulation in the transplanted lung. Clin Nucl Med 34:5(307-9)2009 May

18453354. Patel N, DeCamp M, Criner GJ, Lung transplantation and lung volume reduction surgery versus transplantation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Proc Am Thorac Soc 5:4(447-53)2008 May 1

17496227. Criner GJ, Scharf SM, Falk JA, Gaughan JP, Sternberg AL, Patel NB, Fessler HE, Minai OA, Fishman AP, Effect of lung volume reduction surgery on resting pulmonary hemodynamics in severe emphysema. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:3(253-60)2007 Aug 1

17240617. Patel N, Criner GJ, Transplantation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. COPD 3:3(149-62)2006 Aug