Naresh P. Patel, M.D.

  1. Neurosurgeon

Departments

Location

  1. Phoenix, Arizona

Languages

English
  1. Brain tumor
  2. Cervical spinal stenosis
  3. Lumbar spinal stenosis
  4. Spinal cord tumor
  5. Spinal tumor
  1. Laminoplasty
  2. Nerve decompression
  3. Spinal fusion
  4. Spine decompression
  5. Spine reconstruction
  • Spinal cord and nerve root decompression
  • Spine and spinal cord tumors
  • Spinal reconstruction
  • Instrumentation and fusion
  • Cervical and lumbar degenerative disease
  • Brain tumors
  1. 2001
    Other - Intra-residency Complex Spine FellowshipCedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, UCLA Medical Center
  2. 2001
    Other - Neurosurgical ResidencyDepartment of Neurosurgery, The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City, New York
  3. 1996
    Other - Surgical internshipDepartment of Surgery, The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City, New York
  4. 1995
    MDBaylor College of Medicine
  5. 1991
    BA - Double Major: Biology; Molecular Genetics and Development, Government: American Constitutional LawCornell University

Certifications

  1. 2006
    Neurological SurgeryAmerican Board of Neurological Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2016
    Patient's Choice AwardPatient's Choice
  2. 2016
    Leading Physicians of the World AwardLeading Physicians of the World
  3. 2016
    America's Best Physicians AwardAmerica's Best Physicians
  4. 2016
    America's Most Honored ProfessionalsAmerican Registry
  5. 2015
    Top Doctor (Neurosurgery)Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.
  6. 2015
    Compassionate Doctor AwardVitals.com
  7. 2015
    Patient's Choice AwardPatient's Choice
  8. 2015
    America's Best Physicians AwardAmerica's Best Physicians
  9. 2014
    Gold Medal: E-Poster ResearchAmerican Association of Neurological Surgeons
  10. 2014
    Guide to America's Top PhysiciansConsumers' Research Council of America
  11. 2014
    Patient's Choice AwardPatients' Choice
  12. 2014
    Vitals Patients' Choice AwardVitals.com
  13. 2014
    Compassionate Doctor AwardVitals.com
  14. 2014
    Patient's Choice AwardPatient's Choice
  15. 2013
    Vitals Compassionate Doctor AwardPatients' Choice
  16. 2013
    Patient's Choice AwardPatients' Choice
  17. 2012
    2012 Patients' Choice AwardPatients' Choice
  18. 2009
    Marquis Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis Who's Who
  19. 2009
    Silver Medal: E-Poster ResearchAmerican Association of Neurological Surgeons
  20. 2009
    Top Doctor (Neurosurgery)Phoenix Magazine
  21. 2008
    Marquis Who's Who in AmericaMarquis Who's Who
  22. 2007
    Marquis Who's Who of Emerging LeadersMarquis Who's Who
  23. 2007
    Cambridge Blue Book Foremost International Health SpecialistAwarding Organization
  24. 2007
    Stryker Partnership Award in EducationAwarding Organization
  25. 2006
    Marquis Who's Who in America 2006 - Diamond EditionMarquis Who's Who
  26. 2006
    Marquis Who's Who in the WorldMarquis Who's Who
  27. 2006
    Marquis Who's Who in ScienceMarquis Who's Who
  28. 2006
    Marquis Who's Who in Science and EngineeringMarquis Who's Who
  29. 2006
    Marquis Who's Who in American EducationMarquis Who's Who
  30. 2006
    IBC International Achievement AwardAwarding Organization
  31. 2006
    Guide to America's Top PhysiciansConsumers' Research Council of America
  32. 2005
    Guide to America's Top PhysiciansConsumers' Research Council of America
  33. 2004
    Marquis Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis Who's Who
  34. 2004
    Madison's Who's Who in Professional AmericaAwarding Organization
  35. 2004
    Guide to America's Top PhysiciansConsumers' Research Council of America
  36. 2002
    Physician Recognition AwardAmerican Medical Association
  37. 1991
    Scholarship RecipientBaylor College of Medicine
  38. 1990
    Scholar AwardPi Kappa Phi
  39. 1989
    ISA Excellence in Leadership AwardAwarding Organization
  40. 1987
    Regents Scholarship RecipientAwarding Organization
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Professional memberships

  1. 2017
    MemberAnesthesia Pain Clinic Search Committee, Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
  2. 2017
    MemberSearch Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  3. 2016 - present
    Vice ChairAdmissions Executive Operations Committee, Mayo Medical School - Arizona Campus, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2015 - present
    MemberArizona Faculty Leadership Group, Mayo Medical School - Arizona Campus, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 2015 - present
    MemberAdmissions Executive Operations Committee, Mayo Medical School - Arizona Campus, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  6. 2014 - 2015
    MemberNeurosurgical Equipment Committee
  7. 2014 - 2015
    MemberNeurosurgery Order Set Convergence Workgroup
  8. 2014 - 2015
    MemberSpine Surgery Physician Recruitment Committee, Department of Neurologic Surgery
  9. 2014 - 2015
    MemberMedical Devices Oversight Committee
  10. 2014 - 2015
    MemberHand Surgeon Search Committee, Division of Hand and Plastic Surgery
  11. 2012 - 2015
    MemberMayo Clinic ICD-10 Multidisciplinary Workgroup
  12. 2011 - 2014
    MemberMembership Committee, American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  13. 2010 - present
    FellowAmerican Association of Neurological Surgeons
  14. 2009 - 2010
    MemberPhysician Recruitment Committee, Department of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery/Audiology
  15. 2009 - present
    MemberSurgical Quality and Safety Subcommittee, Hospital Practice Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee - Arizona
  16. 2009 - present
    DirectorClinical Research, Department of Neurologic Surgery
  17. 2009 - present
    ConsultantOrthoFix
  18. 2008 - 2010
    ConsultantEducation Program Development, Product and New Spine Technology Evaluation, Medtronic/Kyphon
  19. 2008 - present
    ChairMayo Tissue Oversight Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Task Forces
  20. 2007
    FacultyProgram Committee, OASYS Posterior Cervical Instrumentation Course, Stryker Spine OASYS and C-TLIF Course
  21. 2007 - present
    MemberPain Management Subcommittee, Hospital Practice Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee - Arizona
  22. 2007 - present
    ConsultantTraining and Education Services, Research and Development for Spinal Technologies, Stryker Spine Corporation
  23. 2006
    MemberPhysician Recruitment Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  24. 2006
    FacultyProgram Committee, Lumbar Fusion: 2006, North American Spine Society and Japanese Spine Research Society Combined Meeting
  25. 2006
    Abstract ReviewerLumbar Fusion: 2006, North American Spine Society and Japanese Spine Research Society Combined Meeting, Spine Across the Sea
  26. 2006
    ModeratorLumbar Fusion: 2006, North American Spine Society and Japanese Spine Research Society Combined Meeting, Spine Across the Sea
  27. 2006 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Neurological Surgeons
  28. 2005 - 2007
    MemberProgram Committee, AANS/CNS Joint Section of Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves, American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  29. 2005 - 2006
    MemberPhysician Recruitment Committee, Department of Neurology
  30. 2005
    FacultyProgram Committee, OASYS Posterior Cervical Instrumentation Course, Stryker Spine OASYS and C-TLIF Course
  31. 2005 - present
    Abstract ReviewerAANS/CNS Joint Section of Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves, American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  32. 2005 - present
    ModeratorAANS/CNS Joint Section of Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves, American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  33. 2003 - 2005
    DirectorSpine DRG Resource Management Team, Mayo Clinic Hospital
  34. 2003
    Abstract ReviewerCervical Spine Session, North American Spine Society and Japanese Spine Research Society Combined Meeting, Spine Across the Sea
  35. 2003
    ModeratorCervical Spine Session, North American Spine Society and Japanese Spine Research Society Combined Meeting, Spine Across the Sea
  36. 2003
    FacultyProgram Committee, Cervical Spine Session, North American Spine Society and Japanese Spine Research Society Combined Meeting
  37. 2002 - 2007
    MemberContinuing Medical Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  38. 2002 - 2005
    MemberPersonnel Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  39. 2002 - 2005
    MemberCME Committee, North American Spine Society
  40.  
    Co-DirectorRadiosurgery Program, Mayo Clinic Arizona Task Forces
  41.  
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  42.  
    MemberArizona Medical Association
  43.  
    MemberCongress of Neurological Surgeons
  44.  
    MemberWorld Spine Society
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Publications

Research activities

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