Amit R. Patel, MD
Amit R. Patel, MD is board-certified by both the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and the American Board of Spine Surgeons. Dr. Patel treats general orthopaedic issues including joint replacement and extremity trauma, but he has special expertise and fellowship training in the surgical and non-surgical treatment of the spine. His primary interests are treating complex spinal deformity, degenerative spinal conditions, back and neck pain, and pediatric and adult spinal trauma. Dr. Patel performs minimally invasive spine surgeries as well as surgical second opinions.
Dr. Patel came to York with his wife, who is pursuing her residency in cancer treatment. His goal is to get patients back to doing the activities they enjoy. In his leisure time, Dr. Patel enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, sports and the outdoors.
Dr. Patel was featured on FOX 43 talking about cervical disc replacement. He is currently the only surgeon in the York area performing this surgery.
The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
American Board of Spine Surgeons
North American Spine Society
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Medical Association
Former research Intern at the National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute
Former Research Assistant - Duke University