Dr. Amit Patel, MD

Dr. Amit Patel, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 37
(85)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Amit Patel, MD is an interventional pain medicine specialist in Mesa, AZ and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 2008 and specializes in interventional pain medicine, pain medicine, and more.

7436 E Main St Ste 1

Mesa, AZ 85207

Contact Information

(480) 325-9600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Bridgeway Health Solutions
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Patel performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 96% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Patel "We Believe...

?Patients should see a board certified physician for their pain diagnosis and treatment

?It is in the best interest of the patient to practice responsible opioid management

? A combination of minimally invasive procedures, medication management, lifestyle changes, and therapy leads to the most effective treatment of chronic pain conditions "

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Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Pain Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Neck Pain
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain
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Procedures

  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Discography
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Injections
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of Oklahoma
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Michigan State University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Patel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
4.3
based on 85 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (85)

  • 5
    (68)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Patel's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in Phoenix, AZ |
Dr. Patel is a long term pain care management 3 to 6 months. He is an expert at knowing how effective areas of pain affect other parts of your body. He has a couple of loyal staff member's not will too risk their integrity too betray Dr. Patel or his patents. Dr. Patel does his best too protect...more
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Scottsdale |
The worst experience I've ever had of back pain treatment. Dr.Patel needs more schooling on doing what he does. I would not recommend that doctor for any kind of procedure he's doing!!!! Very disappointed...:(
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in Phoenix, AZ |
I have managed chronic pain from a ruptured disc and another herniated disc effectively without surgery thanks to Dr. Patel. His treatments have been non-invasive and limited discomfort and I'm grateful to have found him. He's very nice and doesn't rush you out of the room as well. My husband and I...more
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in Mesa, AZ |
If you are suffering with chronic pain and want to see a board certified pain specialist/anstheigiolist, I highly recommend Dr. Patel. Please read all his reviews and compare to other pain clinics that have awful reviews. He was exactly what I was looking for reading about him on his site and he...more
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in Phoenix, AZ |
I would highly recommend Dr. Patel. They got me in quickly, the front office personnel are very capable and nice, Nurse, Molly is very nice, quick, and competent with a very soothing bedside manner. Dr. Patel is most knowledgeable with impeccable academics and training. He explained everything...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Patel accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Golden Choice
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
    Maricopa Health Plan
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Bridgeway Health Solutions
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • Care 1st Health Plan
    AHCCCS with Prior Authorization
  • Cigna
    Commercial HMO
    Commercial PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Maricopa Health Plan
  • Mercy Care
    AHCCCS without Prior Authorization
  • MultiPlan
  • Phoenix Health Plan
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • SCAN Health Plan
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
    AHCCCS Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Navigate HMO
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Patel has admitting privileges

Banner - Unviersity Medical Center Phoenix
1111 E McDowell Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85006
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