Samir K. Patel, M.D.
10101 Park Rowe Avenue
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70810
Specializes in: Assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of adult spinal disorders: Acute & Chronic Back, Neck, & Post-Surgical Pain. Non-surgical treatment options including steroid injections, nerve blocks, radiofrequency ablation (RFA), and spinal cord stimulation (SCS) trials.
Dr. Patel received his medical degree at LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. After finishing an internal medicine internship at Earl K. Long Hospital in Baton Rouge, he completed an Anesthesiology residency at Tulane University. Dr. Patel then combined a passion for medicine and teaching at the University of Alabama at Birmingham where he served as an assistant professor for the Anesthesiology Department. In this role, he earned the respect and admiration of his students who named him one of the department’s “Top 10 Teachers” two years in a row. Dr. Patel continued his training with a fellowship in Pain Management at UAB. Dr. Patel joined The NeuroMedical Center in 2012 and specializes in treating low back and chronic neck pain. He also is an expert in rehabilitating patients with failed back surgery syndrome.
Dr. Patel is an active member of several professional organizations including the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management, the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, and the International Anesthesia Research Society. Dr. Patel is dual board certified in Pain Medicine and in Anesthesiology. Dr. Patel is currently accepting new patients and provides services for his patients at our main campus in Baton Rouge and satellite location in Walker.