Dr. Patel is a fellowship trained Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon. He was a native of southeastern Michigan prior to his medical training in Ohio. Dr. Patel graduated with honors from Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine where he was also inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society.
His postdoctoral training was at Summa Health System in Akron, Ohio, where he completed his residency in orthopedic surgery. Dr. Patel concluded his training with a combined Orthopaedic and Neurosurgical Spine Surgery Fellowship at New England Baptist Hospital in Boston. He is an active member of the North American Spine Society and the American Academy of Surgeons.
Dr. Patel’s specialty focuses on adult spinal disorders, including the treatment of cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine pathology. His particular interests include minimally invasive techniques, and travels across the country training other surgeons on these new technologies. Some of these treatments include Microdiscectomies, Minimally Invasive Fusions, X-stop, M.I.L.D, Kyphoplasty and many more.
Dr. Patel’s goal is to not only improve your pain and quality of life but to do it in the quickest, least painful way possible. He will strive not only to treat your condition but to also educate you so you can be an informed patient.