Dr. Udit Patel

Pain Management
Joliet, IL
18 years experience male

Locations

Pain & Spine Institute

Joliet, IL

Address

744 Essington Rd. , Joliet, IL
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Fax

8157290707

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois

Cigna

UnitedHealthcare

Medicare

About

Bio

Dr. Patel grew up in the western suburbs of Chicago and attended Loyola University Chicago to obtain a degree in Chemistry. Furthering his education, Dr. Patel completed a Masters in Biomedical Sciences from Barry University in Miami, Florida. Finally, he received his medical degree from Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida in 2002. Dr. Patel completed a rotating internship in Florida then completed an Anesthesiology residency at Advocate Illinois Masonic located in Chicago. Dr. Patel excelled throughout his training, receiving the <strong>Intern of the Year</strong> and <strong>Resident of the Year</strong> awards. Displaying strong leadership skills, Dr. Patel was appointed Chief Resident of his intern and resident classes. Dr. Patel finished his post graduate training with a fellowship in Interventional Pain Management from the University of Michigan in 2007. As a co-founder of Pain Spine Institute, Dr. Patel's area of interest include interventional treatment for post-laminectomy syndrome, spinal arthritis, and neuromodulation

Specialties
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Pain Management, Board Certified

Anesthesiology, Board Certified

Languages spoken

Gujarati

Doctor Q&A

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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Udit Patel
18 years experience Pain Management
Evaluation Needed: After a proper history, physical exam and any necessary imaging (x-ray/mri) is obtained and reviewed a sufficient diagnosis can be made. Treatment may ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Udit Patel
18 years experience Pain Management
Evaluation Needed: After a proper history, physical exam and any necessary imaging (x-ray/mri) is obtained and reviewed a sufficient diagnosis can be made. Treatment may ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Udit Patel
18 years experience Pain Management
GAIT Pattern: It is possible that your gait pattern may be off. Consider a work up with a physical therapist, chiropractor or podiatrist; orthotic insoles may help.
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Mar 22, 2013
Nice answers. Qualified and caring!
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Patel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Patel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, FL
Graduated 2002MD

Residency

ADVOCATE ILLINOIS MASONIC MEDICAL CENTER

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN HEALTH SYSTEM

Awards

Intern of the year
Restident of the year

Affiliations

American Medical Association
American Society Of Interventional Pain Physicians
National American Spine Society
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