Dr. Patel has been practicing pain medicine for over 25 years. From 1996 to 2010 Dr. Patel has trained many residents and fellows in anesthesia and pain
medicine physician at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center and also held a faculty appointment at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. She has also served as Director of Quality control for the Department of anesthesiology at Roosevelt hospital for more then 15 years.
Dr. Patel has been in private practice of Pain medicine under in Professional Pain Management since 2005. Over many years Dr. Patel has taken care of many pain patients especially spine Neck and lower back) and joint pains by minimally invasive surgical procedures such as epidural steroid injections and joint steroid injections and made the daily living of these patients functional and bearable. At present Dr. Patel is affiliated with Lenox hill hospital