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.
Articles Reviewed by Deepak S. Patel, MD, FAAFP, FACSM
Flu Risks Greater for Racial Minorities
People from racial and ethnic minority groups are more likely to be hospitalized when they have the flu. They are less likely to get a flu shot each year.