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Monika Patel, M.D.

Monika Patel, M.D.
Overall Satisfaction

4.6 out of 5
71 Ratings
Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
Division of Pain Management

Specializes in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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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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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

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4.6 out of 5 (71 Ratings, 21 Comments) *
Dr. 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.January 29, 2020
In & out pretty fastJanuary 28, 2020
it's always been a great experience working with UF Health pain management the nurses and the doctorsJanuary 7, 2020
the provider that was given to me was very professional and very concerned about my medical condition. thank you JesusDecember 26, 2019
OutstandingDecember 18, 2019
good experienceDecember 2, 2019
I absolutely Love Dr. Patel and her staff!October 28, 2019
my experience was awesome!October 25, 2019
Very professional. As good as if not better than other hospitals where I have been a patient.October 16, 2019
Dr. Patel is very kind and gentle, I feel she listens to me, I have complete confidence in her, and my treatments work .October 15, 2019
goodOctober 14, 2019
Most 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.October 9, 2019
I love Dr Patel she is always concerned about me and explaining the reason for doing this type of treatmentSeptember 23, 2019
goodSeptember 23, 2019
very goodSeptember 23, 2019
care providers monika patal is always concern with all my general health and takes her time time listen and double check my health issues and dianosis,exams and previous medical histor.September 6, 2019
I already have brought over two more NEW patients for Dr. Patel's practice (one per year) will continue to sing praises of her to all family, friends and associates.September 5, 2019
Dr. Patel is very good and the only reason I come here.August 22, 2019
goodAugust 5, 2019
Dr. Patel and her medical team are compassionate and caring.July 31, 2019

* Twenty most recent comments published