Ashwin Patel, PharmD

Director of Operation, Central Drugs

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy

Clinical Pharmacy

Research Topics

  1. Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Intravenous Nutritional Therapy
  2. Compounding
  3. Nutrition
  4. Medication Therapy Management
  5. Medication Safety

Contact Information

  • Central Drugs
    520 W. La Habra Blvd.
    La Habra CA 90631
  • 562-691-6754


PharmD, University of Southern California, 1998
CCN (Certified Clinical Nutritionist), IAACN, 2008

Ashwin Patel


As a Certified Clinical Nutritionist (CCN), Dr. Patel is an expert in nutritional health. He is a graduate of the University of Southern California School of Pharmacy. Ashwin is passionate about the role that alternative medicine can play in people's health, especially when including a diet that emphasizes whole foods and nutrient supplements. His emphasis on patient care extends throughout Central Drugs. Ashwin works directly with physicians to solve problems for patients, and gives both physicians and patients more treatment options.