Smita Patel, MD

Smita Patel
Ochsner Health Center - Covington 1000 Ochsner Blvd. Covington, LA 70433  985-875-2828

Specialties Offered

Dr. Patel earned her medical degree from Saba University of Medicine in the Netherlands Antilles. She completed her internship and residency at the Ochsner Medical Center. Dr. Patel is a Diplomate of the American Board of Family Medicine. She serves as the Northshore Section Head for the Dept of Hospital Medicine. She has been on staff since 2002.

Titles Held

Medical Director of Ochsner Home Health-Northshore
Section Head, Northshore

Languages Spoken


Certifications Held

American Board of Family Medicine

  • Medical School: Saba University of Medicine in the Netherlands Antilles
  • Internship: Ochsner Medical Center
  • Residency: Ochsner Medical Center