Monica Patel is a quadruple board certified cardiologist who embodies the perfect combination of beauty and brains. After receiving her bachelor of science degree in biology and chemistry at Houston Baptist University, Monica attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. She completed an internal medicine residency and cardiology fellowship at the McGovern Medical School, formerly known as University of Texas Medical School in Houston. As a first-generation American raised in Houston, Monica comes from a very tight-knit and traditional Indian family. Truly dedicated to her patients and helping others, Monica volunteers for a medical mission trip to Guatemala providing modern medicine to developing communities. She aspires to provide free basic health care to the underdeveloped global community. A serious doctor by day and a fun-loving social butterfly by night, Monica lives her life to the fullest. In what little free time she has, this sultry physician enjoys shopping, traveling, and spending time with her loved ones.