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– Dr. Neil Patel

MD

Low Back Pain

Neck Pain

Spinal Cord StimulatorNyack

Ridgewood White Plains

About Dr. Neil Patel

Dr. Neil Patel, a double board-certified Interventional Pain Management physician with expertise in minimally invasive treatments and cancer pain management, aims to deliver personalized care focused on improving functional outcomes and quality of life for his patients.

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

Training & Education

Dr. Patel embarked on his journey into medicine at Dominica in 1999, where he pursued his medical education with dedication and rigor. Following his graduation, he delved into residency training at Mt Sinai Hospital, specializing in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation from 2000 to 2003. Eager to refine his expertise further, he pursued a fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, focusing on Interventional Pain Management, a field where he could directly alleviate suffering and improve patients’ quality of life. This extensive training laid the foundation for Dr. Patel’s commitment to compassionate care and innovative treatment modalities in his medical practice.

Conditions Treated

  • Spinal stenosis
  • Herniated disc
  • Cervical radicular pain
  • Thoracic radicular pain
  • Lumbar radicular pain
  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Compression fractures of spine
  • Facet joint pain
  • Sacroiliac joint pain
  • Pelvic pain
  • Complex regional pain syndrome
  • Nerve pain
  • Post trauma pain
  • Joint pain (shoulder, hip, knee)
  • Work related injury pain
  • Automobile related injury pain
  • Spine related headaches
  • Occipital nerve pain
  • Chronic cancer pain
  • Chronic vertebrogenic low back pain
  • Failed back surgery syndrome
  • Neck pain
  • Low back pain
  • Sciatica
  • Arthritis
  • Sports injuries
  • Non operative pain treatment

Hospital Privileges

Dr. Patel has the ability to treat and admit patients at the following area hospitals.

  • Montefiore Nyack Hospital
  • Norwell Lenox Hill Hospital

Honors & Awards

See what Dr. Patel has accomplished over the years.

Awards

Castle Connolly Top Doctor (2013 – 2023)

Insurances

  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Meritain & Assure
  • Aetna Signature (1199 & GEHA)
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • Clover Medicare – Case by Case exception
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield (Blue Card/Suitcase/PPO)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ (commercial)
  • Horizon Braven Health (PPO, HMO-POS)
  • Braven Medicare Choice PPO
  • Braven Medicare Freedom PPO
  • Braven Medicare Group HMO-POS
  • Braven Medicare Access group HMO-POS
  • Medicare (Part A and Part B)
  • No Fault (New Jersey Motor Vehicle Accidents Only)
  • Omnia (tier 1)
  • Oxford Garden State Health Plan
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • UHC under Empire/NYSHIP plan
  • United HealthCare (commercial, including All Savers) UMR
  • Worker’s Comp- NJ & NY

Medical School
Dominica, 1999

Residency
Mt Sinai Hospital
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 2000 – 2003

Fellowship
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Interventional Pain Management, 2003 – 2005

  • Spinal stenosis
  • Herniated disc
  • Cervical radicular pain
  • Thoracic radicular pain
  • Lumbar radicular pain
  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Compression fractures of spine
  • Facet joint pain
  • Sacroiliac joint pain
  • Pelvic pain
  • Complex regional pain syndrome
  • Nerve pain
  • Post trauma pain
  • Joint pain (shoulder, hip, knee)
  • Work related injury pain
  • Automobile related injury pain
  • Spine related headaches
  • Occipital nerve pain
  • Chronic cancer pain
  • Chronic vertebrogenic low back pain
  • Failed back surgery syndrome
  • Neck pain
  • Low back pain
  • Sciatica
  • Arthritis
  • Sports injuries
  • Non operative pain treatment

Dr. Patel has the ability to treat and admit patients at the following area hospitals.

  • Montefiore Nyack Hospital
  • Norwell Lenox Hill Hospital

See what Dr. Patel has accomplished over the years.

Awards

Castle Connolly Top Doctor (2013 – 2023)

  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Meritain & Assure
  • Aetna Signature (1199 & GEHA)
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • Clover Medicare – Case by Case exception
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield (Blue Card/Suitcase/PPO)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ (commercial)
  • Horizon Braven Health (PPO, HMO-POS)
  • Braven Medicare Choice PPO
  • Braven Medicare Freedom PPO
  • Braven Medicare Group HMO-POS
  • Braven Medicare Access group HMO-POS
  • Medicare (Part A and Part B)
  • No Fault (New Jersey Motor Vehicle Accidents Only)
  • Omnia (tier 1)
  • Oxford Garden State Health Plan
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • UHC under Empire/NYSHIP plan
  • United HealthCare (commercial, including All Savers) UMR
  • Worker’s Comp- NJ & NY

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