Nilesh Patel, M.D.

Nilesh Patel, M.D.

Phone: 313-277-6700

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

Medical Education

Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Rootstown, Ohio, 1999


Orthopaedic Surgery, Summa Health System, Akron, Ohio, 1999-2004

Board Certification

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.

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