Dr. Pratit Patel is a triple board certified interventional neurologist and endovascular neurosurgeon. He has been recognized for Focused Practice in CNS Endovascular Surgery by The American Board of Neurological Surgery and treats patients with brain aneurysms, stroke, arteriovenous malformations, dural arteriovenous fistula carotid artery stenosis, intracranial hemorrhage, pulsatile tinnitus, idiopathic intracranial hypertension (pseudo tumor cerebri), and other neurovascular conditions.
Dr. Patel completed his neurology residency at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where he served as chief resident of Academic Affairs. He was fellowship trained in vascular neurology at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and later completed additional CAST accredited fellowship training in endovascular neurosurgery at Rutgers University in Newark, New Jersey. Dr. Patel received his medical degree at Surat Municipal Institute of Medical Education and Research in Surat, India.
He has enrolled patients in clinical trials and published more than a dozen original research publications in peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Patel is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, the Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology, the Society of Neuro-interventional Surgery, and the American Heart/Stroke Association.
Dr. Patel has special interest in treating:
- Cerebral aneurysms
- Acute ischemic and hemorrhagic strokes
- Arteriovenous malformation
- Arteriovenous fistula
- Pulsatile Tinnitus
- Recurrent and Chronic Subdural hemorrhage
- Refractory epistaxis/nose bleed
- Idipathic intracranial hypertension/ Pseudo tumor cerebri
- Carotid artery stenosis, vertebral artery stenosis and intracranial stenosis
- Carotid/Vertebral artery dissection
- Trans-radial approach for cerebral angiography