Dr. Ruchi Patel Egusquiza specializes in interventional cardiology and lipidology. Her favorite part of her profession is “developing relationships with patients and getting to know them.” She loves learning about their experiences and their families. She believes healthcare should be “patient-centered” and always takes the time to explain the reasoning behind treatments. “I like to make sure patients take ownership of their own health, so that we are working as a team,” she says. She values preventative care and strives to “detect risk factors” to “reduce hospitalizations and improve patients’ quality of life long-term.”
In her free time, Dr. Patel Egusquiza loves spending time with her family. She also enjoys exercising and reading.