Published on December 18, 2020

UNC Health Southeastern welcomes three specialists

UNC Health Southeastern recently welcomed two cardiologists and a general surgeon. Hiten Patel, MD, and Ifad Rahman, MD, are cardiologists who will provide care at Southeastern Cardiovascular and Cardiovascular Clinic. Jason Davis, MD, will practice at Southeastern Surgical Center. Both practices are located within Southeastern Health Mall on the campus of Biggs Park Mall.

Dr. Hiten Patel

Dr. Patel completed medical school in India at Veer Narmad South Gujarat University, Government Medical College Surat in 2007. He completed int


ernal medicine training at Weill Cornel Medical College, The Brooklyn Hospital Center, New York in 2013. He served as chief resident in inter

nal medicine at Seton Hall University School of Health and Medical Sciences in New Jersey.

Dr. Patel completed fellowships in cardiovascular diseases in 2017 and in interventional cardiology in 2018, both at New York Medical College, Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center in New Jersey, where he also served for two years as chief resident. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in the areas of cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology. He is also certified by the National Board of Echocardiography, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology and is a registered physician in vascular interpretation. He is also a fellow of the American College of Cardiology.

He most recently practiced at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center in Fayetteville, NC, where he also served as an associate professor of medicine at Campbell University.

Dr. Ifad Rahman

RahmanDr. Rahman completed a medical degree from Universidad Catolica Nordestana, Dominican Republic in March 2002. He completed an internal medicine residency at University of South Carolina in 2010.

Dr. Rahman completed a fellowship in preventive cardiology at Brown University in 2012, a fellowship in cardiology at Rutgers University in New Jersey in 2015, and a fellowship in advanced cardiology imaging at Mount Sinai in New York in 2016. He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, echocardiogram, nuclear cardiology vascular studies and cardiac/coronary CT. He is a fellow of the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, American Society of Echocardiology and the American College of Cardiology. He most recently practiced at St. Vincent Hospital in Billings, Montana.

Dr. Jason Davis

Jason DavisDr. Davis, a native of Pennsylvania, completed his medical degree at Drexel University College of Medicine in Pennsylvania in 2008. He completed a general surgery residency at Lehigh Valley Health Network in Pennsylvania in 2013. He has additional vascular surgery fellowship training from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. He is certified by the American Board of General Surgery and is a member of the American College of Surgeons.

In addition to the spectrum of general surgery, including breast disorders, thyroid disease, and cancer surgeries, Dr. Davis will perform vascular surgery as well as provide treatment for varicose and spider veins, management of dialysis access, and minimally invasive treatment for lower extremity arterial disease.

For more information about Drs. Patel and Rahman, call Southeastern Cardiology and Cardiovascular Clinic, located at 2936 North Elm Street, Suite 102, in Lumberton, at (910) 671-6619.  For more information about Dr. Davis, call Southeastern Surgical Center, located at 2934 North Elm Street, Suite E, Lumberton, at (910) 739-0022.