Vikas Patel, MD
Dr. Vikas Patel serves as the Chief Orthopedic Spine Surgeon for The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital. Dr. Patel has extensive clinical and surgical experience in cervical, thoracic and lumbar spinal disorders and continues to involve himself in the latest spine care research findings, techniques and technologies. Dr. Patel strives to provide the best solution for each individual patient that comes to his practice by using his experience and training to choose the technology that will fit the patient’s need in surgical treatment.
Dr. Patel earned his Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and worked as an engineer before earning a Master of Arts and Doctor of Medicine degree at Washington University is St. Louis, MO. Dr. Patel trained in orthopedic spine surgery at the University of California and St. John’s Hospital in Santa Monica, CA.