Chetan K. Patel, MD
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose - 10/31/2019

Dr. Chetan K. Patel

Dr. Chetan Patel is an internationally renowned, board certified orthopedic spine surgeon, who has extensive training in minimally invasive spine surgery.

He has a philosophy of patient care that emphasizes minimally invasive, evidence-based approaches for obtaining effective, long-term relief of back and neck pain, according to each patient’s individual condition and needs. As Medical Director of Spine Health in Altamonte Springs, Florida, and in his consecutive roles from 2012-2021, as Chairman of the North American Spine Society’s Robotics & Navigation Section, as well as a Global Faculty Member at the Nicholson Center for Surgical Advancement, he has helped pave the way for the most promising new technologies in minimally invasive spine surgery.  

Dr. Patel’s research has been published in numerous peer-reviewed medical journals including Spine, The Spine Journal, the International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy, Seminars in Spine Surgery, and others. Dr. Patel is also a frequent invited presenter and moderator at prestigious conferences around the globe. His dedication to innovation and improvement in healthcare has resulted in multiple patents ranging from spinal implants and surgical techniques to the development of a new spinal robotics platform. He has been a national principal investigator for multiple clinical trials in the US and Europe. He has served as a chief medical officer for a medical device company and has been responsible for the FDA approval and CE mark of multiple medical devices in the US and Europe.