Triangle Nephrology and Internal Medicine, P.A.

Balubhai N. Patel, M.D.

Mehul B. Patel, M.D.


Triangle Nephrology and Internal Medicine, P.A.



Balubhai N. Patel, M.D.


Balubhai N. Patel, M.D. graduated from Baroda Medical College, M.S. University of Baroda, India in 1980. He completed his Internship and Internal Medicine Residency at Boston VA Medical Center and Tuft-New England Medical Center, Boston in 1987. He then completed his Nephrology Fellowship at Boston VA Medical Center, Boston in 1989.

Professional Activity:

Balubhai N. Patel, M.D. founded Triangle Nephrology and Internal Medicine, P.A. in Raleigh,NC in December 1991. He cares for patients in his office with multiple complex diseases in Internal Medicine and Nephrology. He has privileges to treat dialysis patients at Fresenius Dialysis Center in Cary and Raleigh, North Carolina. He has admitting privileges at Wake Med Raleigh Hospital, Wake Med Cary Hospital and UNC Rex Healthcare in Raleigh, North Carolina.

He has been in medical practice for more than 30 years. Most of his patients adore him because they feel they can comfortably communicate their problems with him. He spends time listening and interacting with his patients. He has a keen interest in helping under served and under privileged patients such as disabled, women and minority patients.

Personal Information:

Dr. Patel was born in India in 1954. He has been married to his wife for 33 years. He is a proud father of two wonderful children, a daughter who is working with IBM at Austin, Texas and a son who is in Nephrology Fellowship at Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina. When he is not with patients, he enjoys spending time with his family or exploring real estate investments.