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Shiv Patel, M.D.

Dr. Shiv Patel, board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine, provides his expertise at our Dallas, Irving, and Waxahachie locations. Dr. Patel obtained his degree in Human Physiology from Boston University, followed by his medical education at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. Subsequently, he completed his residency in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Baylor College of Medicine and pursued his Pain Medicine Fellowship at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. 

Dr. Patel prioritizes the quality of life for his patients, employing a multidisciplinary approach to pain management. He firmly believes in tailoring treatment plans to each individual, recognizing the uniqueness of every patient’s needs. Dr. Patel is experienced with diagnosing and treating patients with a full spectrum of disorders. He performs minimally invasive procedures like epidurals, medial branch blocks, nerve blocks, neurotomies, joint injections, SCS trials/implants, SI fusions, and more. 

Originally from New Jersey, Dr. Patel and his wife developed a deep affection for Texas during their stay in Houston and couldn’t envision settling anywhere other than in the Lone Star State. During his leisure time, he finds joy in the company of his family, friends, and dogs. Dr. Patel also engages in outdoor pursuits such as biking, basketball, tennis, and swimming. 

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Education & Training
  • June 2021 | Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein Medical School | Fellowship, Pain Medicine
  • June 2020 | Baylor College of Medicine | Residency, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • June 2017 | Rutgers New Jersey Medical School | Internship, Department of Medicine
  • May 2016 | Rutgers New Jersey Medical School | Doctor of Medicine
  • May 2012 | Boston University | B.S. Human Physiology, Minor: Psychology
Licensure & Certifications
  • Texas Medical License | 05/2021-05/2024
  • Board Certified in Pain Medicine, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation | 10/2021
  • Board Certified in PM&R, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation | 07/2021
  • BLS and ACLS | 07/2021-07/2023
Professional Societies
  • Texas Medical Association | 2021-Present
  • North American Neuromodulation Society | 2019-Present
  • Texas Pain Society | 2018-Present
  • American Academy of Pain Medicine | 2017-2021
Honors & Awards
  • Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein COM Pain Medicine Chief Fellow | 07/2020-06/2021
  • Rutgers NJMS Internal Medicine Residency Program Intern of the Month | 12/2016 & 03/2017
  • Rutgers NJMS, Elected to Gold Humanism Honor Society | 08/2015
  • Boston University Dean’s List | 2009-2012
Publications, Posters, & Presentations
  • Neuromodulation Techniques for the Spine, 1st Edition (Pending)
    • Chapter 12: Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulator Trial
      • Authors: Shiv Patel MD, Nathaneal Leo MD, Sayed Emal Wahezi MD
  • American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (12/2020)
    • Title:  Ultrasound Guided Lavage and Aspiration for Calcific Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
      • Peter Yeh MD, Shiv Patel MD, Rosalyn Nguyen MD
  • North American Neuromodulation Society: Electronic Poster, Las Vegas, NV (01/2020)
    • Topic: Complete Spinal Cord Injury Following Implantation of Spinal Cord Stimulator
      • Authors: Shiv Patel MD, Mihir Joshi MD, Christine Krull MD
  • Texas Pain Society: Poster Presentation, Bastrop, TX (11/2018)
    • Topic: Intrathecal Ziconotide in a Dementia Patient
      • Authors: Shiv Patel MD, Brian Bruel MD
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