Dr. Achal P. Patel specializes in the treatment of degenerative spinal conditions, aneurysms, cerebral tumors, epilepsy, movement disorders and more.

Dr. Patel graduated summa cum laude from Baylor University in Waco, TX with a Bachelor of Science degree in bioinformatics. He received his medical degree from the University of Arkansas Medical Sciences in Little Rock, AR, followed by residency training in neurosurgery at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, TX. Dr. Patel continued his training with a fellowship in spine neurosurgery at the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, TX.

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DHR Health Neuroscience Institute Neurosurgery
5519 Doctors Drive
Edinburg, TX 78539
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AskDHR • What Is the Latest Technology in Spine Surgery?

The field of medicine is constantly innovating to make operations safer and improve outcomes. Neurosurgeon Dr. Achal Patel discusses the latest advancements in spine surgery in our newest AskDHR video.