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Dr. Alpesh Patel, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery*
4.2 (26)
Map Pin Small Chicago, IL
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Alpesh Patel, MD

Dr. Alpesh Patel, MD is an Orthopedic Spine Surgeon in Chicago, IL. They specialize in Orthopedic Spine Surgery, has 24 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Elmhurst Hospital-Main Campus. Dr. Patel, completed a residency at Washington University of St. Louis / Barnes-Jewish Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Patel an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Patel works at Practice in Chicago, IL with other offices in Elmhurst, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Spine Deformities, Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve) and Spinal Stenosis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Patel's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Northwestern Center for Comprehensive Orthopaedic and Spine Care
    259 E Erie St Ste 1450, Chicago, IL 60611 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 695-6800
  2. 2
    Northwestern Orthopaedic Surgery
    1200 S York St Ste 3100, Elmhurst, IL 60126 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 695-6800
    Thursday
    08:00 - 15:30

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
  • Elmhurst Hospital-Main Campus

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Spine Deformities
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Spinal Stenosis
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Spine Deformities
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Myelopathy
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Spondylolisthesis
Cervical Spinal Fusion
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Radiculopathy
Sciatica
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Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Osteophyte
Thoracic Stenosis
Anterior Disc Decompression and Fusion
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoforaminotomy
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Spinal Cord Decompression
Spinal Fusion
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Horn Disease
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autonomic Dysreflexia
Brain Abscess
Broken Arm
Broken Neck
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cervical Spine Disorders
Cervical Spondylolisthesis
Chondrocalcinosis
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Difficulty With Walking
Hydrocephalus
Incomplete Spinal Cord Syndrome
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Lupus
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Meningiomas
Muscle Cramping
Neck Injuries
Neck Pain
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Polyneuropathy
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Pseudoarthrosis
Rib Fracture
Sacrum Disorders
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Cord Disorders
Spinal Instability
Spine Dislocation
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Upper Back Pain
Bone Scan
Cervical Spine Reconstruction
Complex Spine Surgery
Image-Guided Spine Surgery
Joint Drainage
Joint Fluid Test
Kyphoplasty
Laminoplasty
McMurray's Test
Microsurgical Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Neuroplasty
Percutaneous Kyphoplasty
Periacetabular Osteotomy
Peripheral Nerve Block
Robotic Assisted Procedure
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal and Postural Screening
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Decompression
Spinal Discectomy
Spine Surgery
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    • AvMed
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
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    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health
    • HAP Insurance
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    • HealthLink
    • HFN
    • Humana
    • MAPFRE Life Insurance Company of Puerto Rico
    • Medicaid
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • Principal Financial Group
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    • Tricare
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    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Value Care Health Systems
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    4.2
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    Based on 26 ratings
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    About Dr. Alpesh Patel, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 24 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Dutch
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1639192164
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Thomas Jefferson University, Orthopaedic and Neurosurgical Spine Surgery
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Washington University of St. Louis / Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Washington University of St. Louis / Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Cornell University
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Alpesh Patel, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Patel is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Patel has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Patel has seen patients for Spine Deformities, Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve) and Spinal Stenosis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Patel on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    26 patients have reviewed Dr. Patel. The overall rating for this provider is 4.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Patel.

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