Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery

Nishit S. Patel, MD, FAAD

Nishit S. Patel, MD, FAAD

Cmio, USF Faculty Practice Plan

Associate Residency Program Director, Dept of Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery

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

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Academic Phone:(813) 974-4744

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  • MD, Medicine, University of South Florida, 2010


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

Recent Publications

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.