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Sunil J. Patel, MD

Dr. PatelProfessor, Chair of Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosciences, Neurosurgeon at the Medical University of South Carolina

Dr. Sunil J. Patel is an experienced and accomplished neurosurgeon with 30 years in clinical practice. Dr. Patel specializes in conducting minimally invasive surgeries, including the use of Zyga’s SImmetry Sacroiliac Joint Fusion System for patients with sacroiliac joint dysfunction

Dr. Patel earned his medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina. He completed his internship and residency in neurological surgery at the Medical University of South Carolina as well as fellowships at the University of Pittsburgh, PA and Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan.

He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the Charleston, South Carolina area including the Medical University of South Carolina, Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Charleston Memorial Hospital. He speaks multiple languages including Guajarati.

Dr. Patel is a prolific researcher, having been co-investigator and author of dozens of studies published in peer-review publications including the Journal of Neurosurgery and Journal of Neuro-Oncology. He is board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery.