Neil Patel, MD

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Get to know Dr. Patel

Dr. Neil Patel is a double boarded-certified Interventional Pain Management physician.  He provides comprehensive care for a wide variety of painful conditions of the spine, nerves, joints, and muscles by integrating interventional procedures, physical therapy, and medications.

 

The various minimally invasive treatments Dr. Patel offers include fluoroscopic guided spine injections, peripheral nerve blocks, regenerative medicine, and spinal cord stimulation.  In addition, Dr. Patel has a particular interest in cancer pain as well as the merging fields of neuromodulation and regenerative medicine.

 

After earning his medical degree, Dr. Patel performed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City.  Dr. Patel then completed an interventional pain management fellowship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and then served as a pain management physician in the Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.

 

Dr. Patel is currently the Medical Director of Pain Management and Palliative Care Medicine at Montefiore Nyack Hospital.

 

Dr. Patel’s goal is to provide targeted individualized treatment plans for his patients, with a focus on functional outcomes and quality of life.

Credentials

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation-
    Subspecialty in Pain Management

 

Medical School

  • Ross University School of Medicine
    Dominica, West Indies

 

Internship

  • Transitional Medicine
    Aultman Hospital/NEOUCOM
    Canton, OH

 

Residency

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Mount Sinai Hospital
    New York, NY

 

Fellowship

  • Interventional Pain Management
    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    New York, NY

 

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • American Academy of Pain Management
  • American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine
  • North American Spine Society

 

Languages

  • Spoken: English, Spanish, Hindu, Gujarati
    Written: English

 

Publications

  • Patel N. Celiac Plexus Block for Pancreatic CancerOncologistics Magazine, Third Quarter 2005;59-61

Professional Appointments

  • Medical Director of Pain Management and Palliative Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesia
    Montefiore Nyack Hospital
    Nyack, New York
    2007 to present
  • Attending, Pain Management
    Fifth Avenue Surgery Center
    New York, NY
    2016- Present
  • Attending Pain Management
    Rockland Bergen Surgical Center
    Montvale, NJ
    7/2011- Present
  • Attending, Pain Management
    St. John’s Riverside-Dobbs Ferry Pavilion
    Dobbs Ferry, NY
    2009 – 2011
  • Attending Pain Management
    Surgicare  Surgical Associates of Mahwah
    Mahwah, NJ
    2009 – 2012
  • Attending, Pain Management
    Phelps Memorial Hospital
    Sleepy Hollow, NY
    2010 – 2013
  • Attending Physiatrist, , Pain Management
    Putnam Hospital Center
    Carmel, New York
    2007 – 2010
  • Attending, Pain Management
    Northern Westchester Hospital Center
    Mount Kisco, NY
    2007 – 2008
  • Instructor, Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine
    – Pain Service
    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    New York, NY
    2004 – 2007

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