Our consultants directory contains profiles of consultants that work at our hospitals on a permanent basis.
Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Dr Rina Patel graduated from Cardiff University in 2005 with an additional BSc(hons) in Cognitive Neuroscience. After obtaining Membership of the Royal College of Physicians in 2010, she undertook specialty training at The Royal Marsden Hospital and St George’s Hospital in addition to community placements in The Princess Alice Hospice and St Raphael’s Hospice. She gained her Palliative Medicine Specialty Certificate in 2012 and was appointed a consultant at the trust in 2015.
Rina has a passion for teaching and has taught at the Royal Society of Medicine, as well as locally to medical students, junior doctors and nurses.
Special interests and treatments
Dementia, progressive neurological diseases.
Palliative Care in the Developing World – speaker for Muheza Hospice Care in Tanzania.