Manan Patel, MD is board certified anesthesiologist and is fellowship trained in interventional pain management. He completed his residency and fellowship at two Top 20 US News and World Report Hospitals, Mount Sinai Medical Center and New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia Medical Center. Dr Patel is affiliated with some of the best hospitals in Central Jersey, including Saint Peter’s University Hospital and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.
Dr. Patel also has a very close bond to the Central Jersey area as he was born and raised in nearby Piscataway and graduated from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School where he was the recipient of Robert Wood Johnson Dean’s Merit Scholarship. He believes there is no better duty and joy as a physician than to give back to community he calls home and to the people he considers family.
At the prestigious Columbia University Medical Center where patients come from all over the world to seek expert medical advice, Dr. Patel learned the skills necessary to treat the most challenging pain conditions including but not limited to, neck pain, back pain, headaches, facial pain, diabetic neuropathy, joint pain, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, sports related injuries and cancer related pain.
Dr Patel is an active member in several academic and professional societies including the American Society of Anesthesiologist, The American Academy of Pain Medicine and the New Jersey and Middlesex County Medical Societies.
In addition to helping patients, Dr. Patel continues to immerse himself in pain management outside the workplace by attending conferences, giving lectures at pain associations, and taking courses to learn the newest technologies and therapies in pain management. He believes that his use of the best modern technology, up-to-date knowledge, excellent training/ education, interest in research, and use of a multidisciplinary-holistic approach will allow him to provide you with excellent, personalized care with compassion and honesty.
Dr Patel treats a wide spectrum of pain syndromes such as neck pain, lower back pain, sciatica, herniated disc (neck or back), failed back surgery, diabetic neuropathy, headache, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, arthritis, osteoporosis, any types of joint pain, and others. Dr. Patel specializes in minimally invasive procedures, including but not limited to, percutaneous disc decompression, discography, epidural steroid injections, vertebroplasty, microendoscopic discectomy, intrathecal pumps, spinal cord stimulator, and various nerve blocks.
Through a unique combination of his strive for excellence, coupled with a compassionate bedside manner, Dr. Patel can help you eliminate or manage your pain.