Dr. Nilesh Patel is a fellowship trained orthopaedic spine surgeon. Dr. Patel graduated with honors from Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine. 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.
Orthopaedic and Spine Surgery
Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Rootstown, Ohio, 1999
Orthopaedic Surgery, Summa Health System, Akron, Ohio, 1999-2004
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2007
Fellowship, Spine Surgery, New England Baptist Hospital, Boston, Mass., 2004-2005
Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery Wayne State, University, Detroit, Mich.