Meet Experienced Rheumatologists in Mesquite, Texas


Atul K. Singhal, MD

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Dr. Singhal is Board-Certified in Rheumatology and has over 30 years of clinical experience. He earned his medical degree from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi. He then completed a residency in Internal Medicine at the State University of New York at Stony Brook and fellowship training in Rheumatology and Geriatric Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Singhal has served as an Attending Physician at various hospitals on the East Coast and in Texas, and he founded his practice in Mesquite in 1997. He has a keen interest in clinical research, and he has overseen and participated in over 150 clinical research trials. Dr. Singhal is married with four children and has lived in Dallas since 1995.

Mei-An Ty-Arias, MD

Dr. Ty-Arias is a Board-Certified physician in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology. She earned her medical degree from the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery in the Philippines. She then completed Internal Medicine residency at Harlem Hospital Center in affiliation with Columbia University in New York. She subsequently completed her Rheumatology fellowship at Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. Following two years of rheumatology practice in Beaumont, TX, Dr. Ty-Arias relocated to Dallas in 2019 to join Southwest Rheumatology. Her areas of special interest include spondylitis, rheumatoid arthritis, and osteoporosis. She is married with a son, and in her free time, she enjoys gardening and cooking.
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Sneha Patel, MD

Dr. Patel is a Board-Certified physician in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology. She is originally from New Jersey and moved to Dallas/Fort Worth area in 2020. Dr Patel earned her medical degree from St George’s University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies. She completed Internal Medicine residency at Hahnemann Hospital/Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA. She then completed Rheumatology fellowship at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, NY. Dr Patel joined Southwest Arthritis Group in 2023. She is married to an Internal Medicine physician. Dr Patel enjoys reading, sewing, and spending time outside in the warm weather. She enjoys health and fitness and tries to incorporate this into her practice.