Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery

Nishit Patel

Nishit Patel, MD, FAAD

Associate Residency Program Director, Dept of Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery

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Associate Professor, College of Medicine Dermatology

Director Clinical Research Unit, Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery, Morsani College of Medicine

Contact Info Dept of Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery
12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC 79
Tampa FL 33612

Academic Phone:(813) 974-4744

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  • MD, Medicine, University of South Florida, 2010


  • Florida Society of Dermatology & Dermatologic Surgery (Board of Directors, 2015 - Present)
  • American Academy of Dermatology (SkinPAC Board of Advisors, 2015 - Present)
  • American Medical Association (Member, 2015 - Present)
  • Florida Medical Association (Member, 2015 - Present)
  • Hillsborough County Medical Association (Delegate to the FMA, 2015 - Present)

Recent Publications

  • Rabionet A Divine J Patel N, . Nonhealing Ulcerated Nodules in a Sporotrichoid Pattern Following Recent Travel. Am J Dermatopathol.. : doi: 10.1097/DAD.0000000000000790., 2017.
  • Hampras SS, Locke FL, Chavez JC, Patel NS, Giuliano AR, Miller K, Gheit T, Tommasino M, Rollison DE. Prevalence of cutaneous viral infections in incident cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma detected among chronic lymphocytic leukemia and hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients. Leukemia & lymphoma. : 1-7, 2017.
  • Metterle L, Nelson C, Patel N. Intralesional 5-fluorouracil (FU) as a treatment for nonmelanoma skin cancer (NMSC): A review. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 74(3) : 552-7, 2016.
  • Braue J, Murugesan V, Holland S, Patel N, Naik E, Leiding J, Yacoub AT, Prieto-Granada CN, Greene JN. NF-κB Essential Modulator Deficiency Leading to Disseminated Cutaneous Atypical Mycobacteria. Mediterranean journal of hematology and infectious diseases. 7(1) : e2015010, 2015.
  • Metterle L, Russell JS, Patel NS. An overview of the medical management of nonmelanoma skin cancer. Current problems in cancer. 39(4) : 226-36, 2015.
  • Divine J, Stefaniwksy L, Reddy R, Padilla P, Hagele T, Patel NS, Cherpelis BS. A comprehensive guide to the surgical management of nonmelanoma skin cancer. Current problems in cancer. 39(4) : 216-25, 2015.
  • Vya N Patel NS Cohen GF, . Mycophenolate mofeti/ as a.first-line steroid-sparing agent in the treatment of pemphigus vulgaris. J Drugs Dermatol. 12(2) : 210-16, 2013.
  • Arrington E Patel NS Gerancher K Feldman S, . Using Combined Oral Contraceptives for the freatment of Acne: A Practical Guide Cutis. 90(2) : 83-90, 2012.
  • Patel NS Paghdal KV Cohen GF. Advanced Treatment Modalities for Vitiligo. Dermatol Surg. 38(3) : 381-91, 2012.
  • Patel NS Stranahan D Fenske N. Unilateral Breast Telangiectasia Macularis Eruptiva Persians. Cutis. 90: 26-28, 2012.
  • Patel NS Johnston RB Messina JL Cherpelis BS. A unique basaloid prol(feration encountered during Mohs Surge1y: Potential pitfall for over diagnosis of Basal Cell Carcinoma. Dermatol Surg. 37(8) : 1180-8, 2011.