Rajeev K. Patel, M.D.

Rajeev K. Patel, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 665
Rochester, NY 14642

Administrative: (585) 341-9237
Fax: (585) 340-3051

Bio

The biographical information for Rajeev K. Patel, M.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Course Coordinator, Non-Operative Spine Section Faculty Committee, 18th and 19th Annual Disorders of the Spine Whistler Spine Course. Whistler BC 2006 - 2006
Obtained "PASSOR Recognized" Certification for the University of Rochester Interventional Spine Fellowship in its Inaugural year. 2006 - 2007
Selection as co-moderator, Rosenthal Award Presentation, 61st Annual American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Washington D.C 1999
13th Annual William A. Spencer M.D. Award and 2nd Annual Allergan Paper Competition Award for Outstanding Research Paper, "Therapeutic Efficacy of Botulinum Toxin Type A for patients with Myofascial Pain." Baylor College of Medicine. 1999
Selection for Grand Rounds Poster Presentation, "Therapeutic Efficacy of Botulinum Toxin Type A for patients with Myofascial Pain." 60th Annual American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Assembly, Seattle WA. 1998
21st Annual Lewis A. Leavitt, M.D. Memorial Award for Outstanding Research Presentation, "Therapeutic Efficacy of Botulinum Toxin Type A for patients with Myofascial Pain." Baylor College of Medicine. 1998

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 15 available »

2007 Jan
Buenaventura RM, Shah RV, Patel V, Benyamin R, Singh V. "Systematic review of discography as a diagnostic test for spinal pain: an update." Pain physician.. 2007 Jan; 10(1):147-64.
2005 Jul
Everett CR, Novoseletsky D, Cole S, Frank J, Remillard C, Patel RK. "Informed consent in interventional spine procedures: how much do patients understand?" Pain physician.. 2005 Jul; 8(3):251-5.
2005
Slipman CW, Plastaras C, Patel R, Isaac Z, Chow D, Garvan C, Pauza K, Furman M. "Provocative cervical discography symptom mapping." The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society.. 2005 5(4):381-8.
2004 Oct
Everett CR, Baskin MN, Speech D, Novoseletsky D, Patel R. "Flushing as a side effect following lumbar transforaminal epidural steroid injection." Pain physician.. 2004 Oct; 7(4):427-9.
2003 Apr
Slipman CW, Patel RK, Botwin K, Huston C, Zhang L, Lenrow D, Garvan C. "Epidemiology of spine tumors presenting to musculoskeletal physiatrists." Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation. 2003 Apr; 84(4):492-5.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Orthopaedics (SMD) - Primary
Associate Professor - Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (SMD)

Specialties

Pain Medicine - American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehab
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehab

Education

MD | Medicine | Northeastern Ohio Univserity Medical School1995
BS | Arts & Sciences | Youngstown State University1991

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Interventional Spine at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania07/01/1999 - 06/30/2000
Residency in Phys. Med. & Rehab. at Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center07/01/1996 - 06/30/1999
Internship in Internal Medicine at St Mary's Hospital and Medical Center06/18/1995 - 06/17/1996