Abhishek Patel, DO
PGY-4

Research Projects
The Use of PreProcedural MRI in guiding cervical spine injections. Mentor: Dr Eric Helm

Scholarly Activity
Posters: Tumefactive Multiple Sclerosis in the Rehab Setting. AAP Annual Meeting, 2015

Why did you choose UPMC residency program?
I chose UPMC PM&R because of the diverse training it offers. All aspects of rehabilitation are covered thoroughly so upon graduating, we are equipped to tackle all aspects of rehabilitation.

Career Interests
Clinical: Interventional spine and spinal cord medicine

Research: Interventional spine

Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Erie, PA

Undergraduate: Tisch School of the Arts at NYU (BA), Rutgers University (BS)

Graduate School: Tisch School of the Arts at NYU

Hometown: New York, NY

Personal Interests
Avid surfer
Film directioin and screenplay writing
Taco Bell enthusiast