Deepak S. Patel, MD, FAAFP, FACSM
Dr. Deepak S. Patel practices family medicine and sports medicine at Yorkville Primary Care and Sports Medicine in Yorkville, Illinois. He is also the medical director for Rush Copley Sports Medicine in Aurora, Illinois. He began practicing in 2006. Additionally, Dr. Patel’s teaching involvement includes serving as director of sports medicine for Rush Copley Family Medicine Residency, Aurora, Illinois, and assistant professor at Rush Medical College in Chicago, Illinois. He has authored and served as section editor for several publications on sports medicine topics. He has also served as chair for sports medicine and musculoskeletal medicine CME courses for the AAFP since 2019.
Articles Reviewed by Deepak S. Patel, MD, FAAFP, FACSM
A nosebleed is blood loss from the tissue that lines your nose. It most often occurs in only one nostril, and usually isn’t serious.