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Dr. Rakesh Patel, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
3.6 (59)
Map Pin Small Ann Arbor, MI
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Rakesh Patel, MD

Dr. Rakesh Patel, MD is an Orthopedic Surgeon in Ann Arbor, MI. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 24 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from New York University Grossman School of Medicine and is affiliated with University Hospital-University of Michigan. Dr. Patel, completed a residency at Nyu Hospital For Joint Diseases. Patients rated Dr. Patel an average 3.6 star rating.

Dr. Patel works at Practice in Ann Arbor, MI with other offices in Brighton, MI. They frequently treat conditions like Scoliosis and Spine Deformities along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Anthem, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield and 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
    University of Michigan Medical Center
    1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (734) 936-5780
  2. 2
    Regents of the University of Michigan
    7500 Challis Rd, Brighton, MI 48116 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (734) 936-5780

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  • University Hospital-University of Michigan

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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.
Scoliosis
Spine Deformities
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Back Pain
Broken Neck
Cervical Stenosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Hip Tendinitis
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica
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Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spondylolisthesis
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Stenosis
Upper Back Pain
Anterior Disc Decompression and Fusion
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Spinal Cord Decompression
Spinal Fusion
Spine Fracture Treatment
Achilles Tendinitis
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Avascular Necrosis
Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head
Bursitis of Hip
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Clavicle Fracture
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Dural Tear
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Femur Fracture
Fibular Fracture
Fracture
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Humerus Fracture
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Knee Ligament Tears
Knee Sprain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Miner's Knee
Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Sprain
Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteopenia
Pathological Spine Fracture
Polyneuropathy
Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Scapular Fracture
Schmorl's Nodes
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Fracture
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spina Bifida
Spinal Osteophyte
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Tibial Fracture
Vertebral Column Tumors
Whiplash
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Adult Scoliosis Correction
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (ALIF)
Arthrocentesis
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spinal Fusion
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Kyphoplasty
Kyphosis Surgery
Laminectomy
Laminoforaminotomy
Laminoplasty
Lumbar Fusion
Lumbar Laminectomy
Meniscus Surgery
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Percutaneous Kyphoplasty
Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
Periacetabular Osteotomy
Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Sacroiliac Joint Fusion
Scoliosis Surgery
Scoliosis Treatment
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Wound Repair
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    3.6
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    Based on 59 ratings
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    About Dr. Rakesh Patel, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 24 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1205891819
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Wisconsin
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Nyu Hospital For Joint Diseases
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • New York University Grossman School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University of California at Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Rakesh 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 Scoliosis and Spine Deformities, 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.

    59 patients have reviewed Dr. Patel. The overall rating for this provider is 3.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Patel.

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