Nitin A. ‘Nick’ Patel, MD, received his undergraduate degree from the University of South Carolina Honors College in Columbia and attended medical school at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Orlando Regional Medical Center in Florida and Prisma Health Richland Hospital. He has been at Prisma Health for more than ten years and serves as medical director of Midlands Internal Medicine. He also serves as the chief digital executive for Prisma Health–Midlands and Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group.