Mamta Patel, M.D.

Mamta Patel, M.D.Gulf Coast Eye Institute
1205 Ed Carey Drive
Harlingen, TX 78550
(956) 320-7510

Education and Training

  • Vitreoretinal Fellowship: Retina Consultants of Alabama, Birmingham, AL
  • Academic Appointment: University of Alabama at Birmingham, Dept of Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Fellowship: National Retina Institute, Baltimore, MD
  • Ophthalmology Residency: University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
  • Internship: University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX
  • Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Journal Publications:

  • Patel M, Mason III JO, White MF Jr., and Vail RS. "Macular Holes Associated with Diabetic Tractional Retinal Detachments", Ophthalmic Surgery Lasers Imaging, 2008 July-Aug; 39 (4): 288-93.
  • Patel M, Mason III JO, and White MF Jr. "Macular Holes Associated with Diabetic Tractional Retinal Detachments", Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 2003 ARVO E-Abstract # 3976.
  • Presentation Retina Consultants of Alabama (RCA) at the Callahan Eye Foundation Hospital (CEFH), University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), poster presented at the ARVO meeting, Ft Lauderdale, FL, May 7, 2003.
  • Oral presentation at the American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS) annual meeting in New York, NY, on August 17, 2003. Oral Presentation and poster presentation as teaching faculty for Eye Center South Continuing Education Seminar in Dothan, AL, on February 8, 2004.
  • Mason III JO, Patel M, Singh RJ. "Intravitreal Concentration and Clearance of Triamcinolone Acetonide in Nonvitrectomized Human Eyes", Retina, 2004 Dec; 24 (6): 900-4. Manuscript also submitted for the to the Bausch and Lomb Retina Surgery Fellows' Research Forum, Jan 31-Feb 2, 2003, Chicago, IL
  • Patel M, Burns JD, Mintz R, Warren RE, Uchida T, Godley BF. "Factors Affecting Visual Outcomes Following Small-Incision Phacoemulsification in Diabetic Patients," Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 2002 August 28 (8): 1364-1371. Poster presentation at the Vision 2001 UTMB Spring Meeting, Galveston, TX, March 24, 2001 (recipient of Mann Ophthalmology Resident Research Award), Dept of Ophthalmology, Retina Service, University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB), poster presentation at the ARVO meeting, Fort Lauderdale, FL, May 3, 2001.
  • Patel M and Glaser BM. "High-Speed Phi-motion ICG Characteristics and Feeder Vessel Treatment of Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy in Age-Related Macular Degeneration" Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 2002 ARVO E-Abstract # 2509.
  • Patel, M, Warren RE, Burns JD, Mintz R, Uchida T, Godley. "Factors Affecting Visual Outcomes Following Phacoemulsification in Diabetic Patients". Invest. Ophthal. Vis. Sci. Suppl. 42: s695, 2001.
  • Coats DK, Avilla CW, Paysse EA, Springer DT, Steinkuller PG, Patel M. "Early-Onset Refractive Accommodative Esotropia," Journal of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus 1998 October 2 (5): 275-8, Dept of Ophthalmology, Cullen Eye Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, USA.

Awards:

  • Faculty Teaching Appointment, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2002
  • Mann Ophthalmology Resident Award for Outstanding Research/Presentation at the Vision 2001 UTMB Spring Meeting, Galveston, Texas March 24, 2001
  • Ophthalmologist on staff for Lions Eye Bank, Galveston, Texas -- harvesting/acquisition of corneal and scleral grafts for corneal transplantation and scleral grafting
  • Joseph E. Pryor Meritorious Scholarship for medical school
  • Benedict Meritorious Scholarship for medical school
  • Indian Doctors' Club Student-of-the-Year Scholarship
  • Honors in Baylor College of Medicine Clinical Bioethics Track
  • Welch Research Foundation Grant Scholar
  • Jesse Jones Scholar
  • Endowed Academic Scholar
  • Magna Cum Laude at Houston Baptist University

Speaking Presentations:

  • Speaker/Presenter for XOMA Uveitis Study, Shah Eye Center, Mission, TX, May 14, 2013/li>
  • Eye Center South CME Seminar, Macular Holes Associated with Diabetic Tractional Retinal Detachments, Dothan, AL, February 8, 2004
  • Toys for Tots Charity CME Seminar, Update on Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Vision America of Birmingham, Birmingham, AL , December 2006
  • Birmingham Optometric Zone Meeting , Update on Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Gadsden, AL, March 18, 2007
  • Birmingham Optometric Zone Meeting, Interesting Retina Cases Presentation, Birmingham, AL, May 30, 2007
  • UAB School of Optometry, Update on Ocular Trauma, Birmingham, AL, August 18, 2007