Dr. Patterson is certified by the American Board of Urology. He earned his Medical Degree from the University of South Alabama in Mobile, where he also received his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry. Dr. Patterson completed his General Surgery and Urology residencies at the Bowman Gray School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina where he was Chief Resident in Urology. He is a member of the American Urologic Association, the American Society of Clinical Urologists and the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons.