Kunal Patel, MD, FACC

Board Certified Cardiologist & Varicose Vein Specialist located in Secaucus, Newark, Paramus, and Lakewood, NJ

Kunal Patel, MD, FACC is a cardiologist and varicose vein specialist at NJ Cardiovascular Institute in Newark and Secaucus, New Jersey. Dr. Patel is known for his friendly demeanor and personalized care, treating each patient like a member of his own family. 

Dr. Patel completed his internal medicine training at Seton Hall University. He then went on to participate in a noninvasive fellowship in cardiovascular disease research at Trinitas Regional Medical Center in Elizabeth, New Jersey, also through Seton Hall University of Health and Medical Sciences. To round out his training, Dr. Patel completed a fellowship in cardiovascular disease at New York Medical College.

Dedicated to his profession, Dr. Patel is board certified in five medical specialties, including cardiovascular disease, internal medicine, echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, and vascular interpretation. He’s also a member of many professional organizations, including the American College of Cardiology, the American Medical Association, the American College of Physicians, the American Society of Echocardiography, and the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology.

Dr. Patel believes in the power of prevention and works diligently with his patients to help them improve their heart health and prevent more serious complications.

What we offer


Our Heart Smart Program

We understand how important it is to keep this vital muscle healthy and strong. That’s why we offer our Heart Smart Program, a comprehensive program centered around preventive and continued care for the heart and its conditions.

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We accept most major insurance plans. Here is a list of some of the plans we accept. Please contact our office if you do not see your insurance provider listed here.

Blog Posts

3 Reasons Why You Have Chest Pain and Palpitations

It’s scary to experience chest pain and heart palpitations. You might wonder if you’re having a heart attack, but the truth is that many different conditions can cause these symptoms. Find out three of the most common reasons for chest pain and what to do

More Than Cosmetic: Why You Shouldn't Ignore Varicose Veins

Do you have varicose veins? These twisted, bulging veins are common on legs and feet — but they’re more than simply a cosmetic concern. Find out more about the benefits of treating your varicose veins, both for your self-confidence and your health.

What to Expect When Your Loved One Needs a Stent

Coronary artery disease causes blocked blood flow to the heart, increasing risk of heart attack and other complications. A stent holds the artery open to allow blood flow. It’s normal to have questions about stents, so here’s what to expect.


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