Dr. Patel is a specialist in reconstructive spine surgery. He received his M.D. from Northwestern University in Chicago and then went on to complete his orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.
During this time he developed an interest in spine injuries and surgical treatment techniques. He was then accepted to practice at the prestigious Los Angeles Spine Institute where he completed a fellowship specializing in reconstructive spine surgery.
Dr. Patel is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and participates in continuing education annually both as an attendee and speaker. He and his family have been residents of the community since 2005.
Dr. Patel offers patients suffering from back pain a variety of surgical options to address their specific issues. He uses minimally-invasive and state-of-the-art spinal surgery techniques. Minimally-invasive surgery (MIS) minimizes incision size and muscle trauma and shortens the procedure time leading to quicker recovery and shorter hospital stays.
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