New Pediatric Physician Joins FPG

Sarasota Memorial Health Care System is welcoming a new pediatrician to the health system’s First Physicians Group (FPG) network this month.

Ankura Patel, DO, is now accepting new patients at FPG Pediatrics at Venice Island in Venice from September 20 through December 10. Dr. Patel will then be relocating to FPG’s new medical office building on the Sarasota Memorial Hospital – Venice Campus on December 13.

Dr. Patel is a doctor of osteopathic medicine and general pediatric specialist providing patient-centered, comprehensive care for children from birth through age 18. Her expertise ranges from treating medically complex patients to promoting health through regular physicals and routine checkups.

Dr. Patel received her medical degree from Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, CA, in 2018. She went on to complete her pediatric medicine residency at the University of Louisville/Norton Children’s Hospital, Louisville, KY in 2021.

FPG Pediatrics at Venice Island is located at 145 Miami Avenue East, Venice.

FPG Pediatrics at Venice Hospital is located at 200 Healthcare Way, Suite 202, Venice.

For questions or to schedule an appointment, call (941) 480-0088.

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