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Monika Patel, M.D.

Monika Patel, M.D.
Overall Satisfaction

4.5 out of 5
101 Ratings
20 Comments
Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
Division of Pain Management

Specializes in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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Biography

Monika Patel, M.D., is fellowship-trained in pain medicine from the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, specializing in interventional pain management. While interested in all aspects of pain medicine, her training has also included emphasis in treating spinal and cancer-related pain. Read More

Dr. Patel earned her medical degree at the American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, St. Maarten, Netherlands Antilles. She completed her transitional year training at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. She then relocated to Houston, Texas, to complete her residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the University of Texas and Baylor College of Medicine PM&R Alliance. Due to her passion to help patients with pain, Patel then completed a fellowship in pain medicine at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center.

Dr. Patel’s commitment to the field of pain medicine has been noted through her publications, including the Spine Journal, Pain Medicine News, and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Knowledge Now. She has also received case study awards and published posters at national pain conferences such as the American Academy of Pain Medicine, American Pain Society and North American Neuromodulation Society.

Dr. Patel is committed to providing compassionate patient care, high quality outcomes and exceptional experiences for those who suffer from painful spine and musculoskeletal conditions. She is well trained in all aspects of interventional pain management, including expertise in:

  • Kyphoplasty and vertebroplasty for vertebral compression fractures
  • Stellate, celiac plexus, lumbar sympathetic, superior hypogastric and ganglion impar blocks and neurolysis
  • Facet joint injections, medial branch nerve blocks and radiofrequency ablation
  • Sacroiliac joint blocks and radiofrequency ablation
  • Transforaminal, interlaminar and caudal epidural steroid injections
  • Greater and lesser occipital, supraorbital and suprascapular nerve blocks
  • Joint and muscle injections
  • Spinal cord stimulator trials and implants

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Specialty
  • <a href = '/anesthesiology/'><span itemprop='medicalSpecialty'>Anesthesiology</span></a>
  • <a href = '/pain-management/'><span itemprop='medicalSpecialty'> Pain Medicine</span></a>
Board Certifications
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Pain Medicine
Professional Education
  • Medical Education: American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, St. Maarten, Netherlands Antilles
  • Transitional Year: Anesthesiology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA
  • Residency: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Texas & Baylor College of Medicine Alliance, Houston, TX, USA
  • Fellowship: Pain Medicine, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
Publications

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2nd Floor, Pavilion
555 West 8th Street
Jacksonville, FL 32206


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Monika Patel, M.D.
4.5 out of 5 (101 Ratings, 20 Comments) *
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Patient Reviewmy concerns going into the office and having the procedure done had a question mark but once the dr's staff explained what would be going on and then having Dr. Patel come in and explain more thoroughly and answering all questions that I had made it more bearable and easier for me to endure with let stress.
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Patient Reviewby Dr.Monika Patel explained why my lumbar area has increased in pain by explaining to me my diagnosis and mri results and what are the plan of care for my situation at present time and future treatments.
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Patient Reviewvery good
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Patient Reviewshe explained everything well
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Patient ReviewI LIKED THE WAY DR. PASTAL INTER ACTED WITH ME, WE TALKED ABOUT MY BACK PROBLEM AND SHOWED ME THE XRAYS AND WHY I'M HAVING THE PAIN AND MY OPTIONS.
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Patient ReviewDr. Patel is my most "interactive" provider at UFHealth. My high ratings for #'s 1-4 are intended to reflect that, but actually, if I could, I would give her "6" for Excellent in these categories. --- I have recommended her to others and plan to continue to do so.
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Patient ReviewIn & out pretty fast
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Patient Reviewit's always been a great experience working with UF Health pain management the nurses and the doctors
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Patient Reviewthe provider that was given to me was very professional and very concerned about my medical condition. thank you Jesus
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Patient ReviewOutstanding
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Patient ReviewI absolutely Love Dr. Patel and her staff!
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Patient Reviewmy experience was awesome!
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Patient ReviewVery professional. As good as if not better than other hospitals where I have been a patient.
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Patient ReviewDr. Patel is very kind and gentle, I feel she listens to me, I have complete confidence in her, and my treatments work .
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Patient ReviewMost of my interactions during this visit were with Dr. Oladapo Oshikoya. He was very patient and professional. I would not hesitate to recommend to others both Dr. Patel and Dr. Oshikoya.

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