Bhavesh R. Patel, MD is a Board-certified specialist in physical medicine & rehabilitation and pain medicine.
His medical philosophy centers on a multidisciplinary approach for the prevention and treatment of spine and musculoskeletal injuries. Using this comprehensive approach, we believe that 90 percent of our patients can improve without surgery.
Much of his work focuses on helping patients eliminate pain and restore function with conservative treatments. He also uses various X-ray guided therapeutic spinal injections such as facet and medial branch blocks, radio-frequency ablation/neurotomy, epidural steroid injections and percutaneous disc decompression.
He is trained in electrodiagnostic medicine (NCS/EMG), which can assist in the proper diagnosis of peripheral nerve injuries. He did his residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation medicine at the Temple University School of Medicine. He completed his fellowship in interventional spine and sports medicine at the world-renowned Spine Institute of New York at the Beth Israel Medical Center in Manhattan.