As a native Tennessean, Dr. Raj Patil has lived in the Middle Tennessee area most of his life, growing up in Cookeville. He received his medical degree from the University of Tennessee before relocating to Chicago to continue his medical education. He completed his fellowship in Gastroenterology at Rush Presbyterian in Chicago. He is board certified in Gastroenterology. Dr. Patil is currently the Chief of the Department of Medicine at Summit Medical Center. In his spare time Dr. Patil enjoys cycling, traveling and spending time with his family.