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Bhoumesh Patel, MD

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology; Co-Director Yale Adult ECMO Program, Cardiac Anesthesiology Leadership; Associate Director Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship, Cardiac Anesthesiology Leadership

Contact Information

Bhoumesh Patel, MD

Office Location

  • Tompkins Memorial Pavilion
    789 Howard Avenue
    New Haven, CT 06519

Mailing Address

  • Anesthesiology

    333 Cedar Street, P.O. BOX 208051

    New Haven, CT 06520

    United States



Dr. Patel is an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology in the Division of Cardiac and Critical Care. He grew up in India and moved to the United States at the age of 18. He earned his bachelor's degree from Rutgers University. He then attended St. George’s University School of Medicine. He returned to Rutgers for Anesthesiology residency where he went onto serve as a chief resident. He then followed his passion for cardiovascular medicine to further sub-specialize in Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at the Texas Heart Institute/Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. Upon graduation, Dr. Patel joined the faculty of the Yale Section of Cardiac and Critical Care Anesthesiology. He splits his clinical time between Cardiac ORs and Cardiothoracic ICU. He specializes in management of patients with advanced heart failure needing mechanical circulatory devices such as LVADs and ECMO. He is a dedicated medical educator to our residents and fellows. He's evolving as a medical educator, completed Medical Education Fellowship in 2021 and is currently enrolled in Master's at Yale with focus on Medical Education.

Education & Training

  • Medical Education Fellowship
    Yale School of Medicine (2022)
  • Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellow
    Texas Heart Institute/Baylor college of Medicine (2020)
  • Critical Care Medicine Fellow
    Texas Heart Institute/Baylor College of Medicine (2019)
  • Chief Resident
    Rutgers - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (2018)
  • Anesthesiology Resident
    Rutgers - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (2017)
  • MD
    St. George's University - School of Medicine (2014)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Best of SCCM : Anesthesiology in Review PanelSociety of Critical Care Medicine2024

Professional Service

Journal of Clinical Anesthesia Reviewer2023 - Present
Society of Critical Care AnesthesiologistsMCS Sub-Committee2023 - Present
British Journal of AnaesthesiaReviewer2022 - Present
Yale School of MedicineFaculty Advisory Council2022 - Present
Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO)Committee Member2022 - Present
JACC : Heart FailureReviewer2022 - Present
Society of Cardiovascular AnesthesiologistsCommittee Member2022 - Present
ASAIO JournalReviewer2021 - Present

Departments & Organizations