Sumit A. Sitole, M.D. is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and has been published in numerous professional journals. Dr. Sitole earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan. He subsequently graduated from the Tufts University School of Medicine. After an internship at the University of Chicago, Dr. Sitole completed his residency at Loyola University Medical Center. Upon the conclusion of his training in ophthalmology, he completed a two-year fellowship in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Krieger Eye Institute, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, a fellowship approved by the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons. He then chose to relocate to Colorado to practice medicine and enjoy everything the state has to offer.
Dr. Sitole specializes in a minimally invasive approach to cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the eyelid and face. Dr. Sitole takes a holistic approach to beauty and strongly believes that function should never be compromised by aesthetics.
When not treating patients, Dr. Sitole enjoys spending time with his wife, two children, and two dogs. He is an avid hiker and has completed climbs in the Himalayas, the Andes, and Mount Kilimanjaro. His other interests include biking, fishing, snowboarding, and golf.
Dr. Neha Patel is a board-certified ophthalmologist with fellowship training in Oculoplastic Surgery. She has been performing Oculoplastic surgery since finishing her fellowship in 2007 at Kresge Eye Institute. Dr. Patel loves practicing Oculoplastic Surgery and the chance to impact significant improvement to her patients’ lives.
Dr. Patel listens to her patients’ concerns and strongly believes in good communication and having empathy for all patients. She is the daughter of two physicians who practiced in rural Missouri. She completed undergraduate and medical school and the University of Missouri early and was able to complete a Neuroscience research year in London before ophthalmology residency. In 2006, Dr. Patel graduated from the University of Chicago Ophthalmology program and immediately began her Oculoplastic fellowship in Detroit at the Kresge Eye Institute. She became co-director of the Oculoplastic department and Director of medical student education at Loyola University and was awarded the teaching award in 2008 for her work with Ophthalmology residents.
When not treating patients, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two kids. She is an avid hiker and enjoys skiing, playing tennis, and listening to music.