Bonnie Patel, MD
Atlanta Reproductive Specialist
ACRM proudly announces the addition of Dr. Bonnie Patel who will be joining
the ACRM family in September 2018 as a Board Certified Specialist in Reproductive
Endocrinology and Infertility. Dr. Patel comes to the Atlanta Center for
Reproductive Medicine from Wake Forest University where she has been a
practicing Reproductive Endocrinologist since 2012.
Dr. Patel will see patients at ACRM's Marietta, Johns Creek, and Atlanta-Perimeter
locations. Appointments are now available to be booked for dates as early
as September 27th.
In 2015, Dr. Patel completed her fellowship training in Reproductive Endocrinology
and Infertility at Case Western Reserve University. She received her undergraduate
degree in Biology from the University of Georgia in 2004, graduating summa
cum laude with the highest honors. She then completed her medical degree
at The Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine in Augusta, GA in
2008. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the
University of South Carolina School of Medicine at Greenville Memorial
Hospital, where she was elected by faculty and peers to serve as chief
resident from 2011-2012. During her residency, she was the recipient of
the Thompson B. Gailey Award for the highest CREOG (The Council on Resident
Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology) exam score.
In addition to being a practicing Reproductive Endocrinologist at Wake
Forest Baptist Health, Dr. Patel served as an Assistant Professor in the
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Wake Forest University.
Her clinical interests include Oncofertility, Assisted Reproduction, and
Minimally Invasive Surgery.
Dr. Patel has done extensive research in the field of reproductive medicine
and has participated as a co-investigator on several grants, including
a funded NIH Research Project Grant Program (R01), focusing on fertility
preservation in adolescents and young adults. She has written many peer-reviewed
journal articles on topics such as Endometriosis, Primary Ovarian Insufficiency,
and Control of Progesterone Receptors in Human Parturition. In 2017, she
was invited to serve as a Reproductive Medicine PROLOG (Personal Review
of Learning in Obstetrics and Gynecology) task force member for the American
College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG). Furthermore, she has participated
in writing task forces for the American College of Physicians Medical
Knowledge Self Assessment Program (MKSAP).
Dr. Patel has been a frequent presenter and lecturer at the annual meetings
of prominent reproductive medicine professional groups including the American
Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), Society for Reproductive Investigation
(SRI), and Pacific Coast Reproductive Society (PCRS).
Additionally, her professional memberships include the American Society
of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
(ACOG), and American Association of Gynecological Laparoscopists (AAGL).
Dr. Patel provided disaster relief with the American Red Cross in Nairobi,
Kenya, where she volunteered in the HIV clinic.
“It is such a blessing to be able to help someone who has been struggling
with infertility to finally achieve a pregnancy. I am looking forward
to meeting new patients and helping them achieve their dreams of building
a family. It’s also very exciting to be returning home to the Atlanta
area, and to be joining the talented team of professionals at ACRM.”
- Dr. Bonnie Patel