Shrey Patel welcomed as first baby born in Bainbridge for 2017

Published 5:48 pm Tuesday, January 3, 2017

By John Simpson


Harry and Monika Patel can proudly claim that their newborn son, Shrey Patel, was the first baby born at Bainbridge Memorial Hospital for 2017.

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Shrey Patel came into the world at 10:47 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 1. He weighed 5 lbs., 5 oz.

“It is a great feeling and we are very happy,” said Harry Patel when asked about having the first child of 2017.

Dr. Jason Moye delivered the baby and said it was a great start to 2017.

Shrey will join his 5 year old sister, Mahi Patel, when he goes home.