Attention Laurel Patients:  Effective, Tues May 28th, the new Laurel office is open. The address is 7140 Contee Road, Suite 3500, Laurel, MD 20707……  Attention  Annapolis Patients: The One Community in Care event will be held on June 8th from 11am-2pm in the Annapolis parking lot.


Vivek Patil, M.D.

Colon and Rectal Surgery
Board Certification
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery


Interpreters available for other languages upon request.
Primary Location


9905 Medical Center Drive
Suite 330
Rockville, MD 20850-6535


Dr. Vivek Patil received his bachelor’s degree in Biology and his medical doctorate from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. He completed six years of surgical training including a fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery which is his sole focus of practice. While in his residency, he participated in surgical research and received the John O. Vieta, MD award for Surgical Excellence and Compassionate Care. He is board-certified in both general and colorectal surgery and a Fellow of both the American College of Surgeons and American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons. Prior to starting his current practice, Dr. Patil had been in practice with Johns Hopkins in the Washington metropolitan area for five years. He serves as Chairman of Colorectal Surgery at Suburban Hospital in Bethesda and has consistently been named one of Washingtonian Magazine’s “Top Doctors.”

Dr. Patil has extensive experience with minimally-invasive surgery including laparoscopy and robotic surgery to treat benign and malignant conditions of the colon and rectum. His special interests also include anorectal conditions, inflammatory bowel disease, and pelvic floor disorders.

Education & Experience

Medical School
  • Georgetown University
  • General Surgery, Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Colorectal Surgery, Medstar Washington Hospital Center
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    Medstar Health
    Washington Hospital Center
    Washington, DC
  • Fellow - American College of Surgeons
  • Fellow - American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  • Chairman - Colorectal Surgery at Suburban Hospital in Bethesda

Practicing Locations


Aquilino Cancer Center
9905 Medical Center Drive
Suite 330
Rockville, MD 20850-6535

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6420 Rockledge Dr,
Suite 4200
Bethesda, MD 20817-7847