Jashu N. Patel MD, a general surgeon board-certified by the American Board of Surgery, has joined Borgess Lee Medical Group.
“For more than 32 years, Dr. Patel has delivered comprehensive general surgery services and primary care medicine to Dowagiac and Cass County,” said Joy Strand, administrator and chief operating officer, Borgess-Lee Memorial Hospital. “We are honored that he has joined the Borgess-Lee team, and has extended his longstanding commitment to our community, our hospital and our patients.”
Dr. Patel received his medical degree from The Baroda Medical College and general surgery residency training from Bronx-Lebanon Hospital in New York. In order to serve our community better, he will now primarily focus on delivering a broad spectrum of general surgery services.
Dr. Patel’s practice will remain at 515 Main Street in Dowagiac. Patients requiring a general surgery consultation are encouraged to call 269.782.2272 for an appointment or may be referred by their primary care provider.
About Borgess-Lee Memorial Hospital
For generations, Borgess-Lee Memorial Hospital has remained a vital part of the community fabric in Dowagiac and surrounding areas. As a designated critical access hospital, Borgess-Lee continues this legacy, delivering hometown healing with heart to residents in Dowagiac and throughout Cass County. The hospital offers quality care including leading-edge diagnostic and imaging services, responsive 24/7 emergency care, and outstanding cardiac diagnosis and care.