Dr. Vic Patel

Vic Patel

Name: Vic Patel

Degree(s) Earned: B.S. in Biochemistry, Doctorate in Pharmacy

Alma Mater(s): PSPS

Graduation Year: 2007

Hometown: Lancaster, SC

Position: Chief Executive Officer

Location: Carolina Pharmacy Group

Dr. Vic Patel

PharmD – Chief Executive Officer – Carolina Pharmacy Group (Owner)

Vic was born in India. He moved to Lancaster, SC during his adolescence and quickly gained a passion for family business. He believes that helping people can be profitable to both the customer as well as the business. Vic attended the College of Pharmacy at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. Upon graduating, Vic gained invaluable experience as Pharmacy Manager at Wal-Mart Pharmacy. Determined to provide his community with the absolute best patient care, Vic founded Carolina Pharmacy in 2008. Vic is the Chief Executive Officer of the Carolina Pharmacy Group and oversees all operations of the company. Vic enjoys going out to new restaurants with his wife and friends, attending concerts in the city and is a Carolina Panther season ticket holder.

Why did you became a pharmacist?
“To heplp it have access to quality healthcare.”
What interests do you have that you do in your spare time?
“Love to read about current events around the world.”
Favourite sports teams?
“Carolina Panther.”
Favourite food?
“Meyican.”
Country you most want to visit?
“Istanbul.”
Favourite Place to travel?
“Croatia.”
Brief info about your family?
“I have been happily married since 2006 and my wife and I enjoy being entrepreneures and love to travel when times allows.”
Interestinf fact about you?
“i was born in India and migrated to america when i was only 8 years old. (might want to confirm age with vic).”
If you had to choose a celebrity to play you in a documentary about your life, who would it be, and why?
“Robert De Niro, because he is a versatile actor who could pull off being as cool and chill as me. (you can change the way part, that’s the best i could come up with).”