Akash J. Patel, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Baylor College of Medicine

Akash J. Patel, M.D. Photo

Positions

Assistant Professor
Neurosurgery
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX US

Member
Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas United States

Faculty Senator
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas United States

Associate Program Director
Neurosurgery
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas United States

Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas United States

Addresses

Baylor St. Luke's McNair Campus (Mailing)
7200 Cambridge
9th Floor
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-4696
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Baylor St. Luke's McNair Campus (Work)
7200 Cambridge
9th Floor
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-4696
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Baylor St. Luke's McNair Campus (Clinic)
7200 Cambridge
9th Floor
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-4696
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Baylor St. Luke's McNair Campus (Office)
7200 Cambridge
9th Floor
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-4696
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Certification

  • Diplomate American Board of Neurological Surgeons

Education

  • BA from Rice University
    Houston, Texas United States

    Biochemistry

  • MD from Baylor College of Medicine
    Houston, Texas United States
  • Residency at Baylor College of Medicine
    Houston, Texas United States

Languages

  • English
  • Gujarati

Gender

  • Male

Professional Statement

Dr. Patel is a neurosurgeon who specializes in the treatment of both malignant and benign tumors of the brain and skull base. His research focuses on determining the molecular underpinnings of inherited and sporadic forms of various brain tumors in an effort to develop targeted therapies to treat aggressive cases.

Professional Interests

  • Open and endoscopic surgery for malignant and benign brain tumors

  • Skull base tumors

  • Meningiomas, acoustic neuromas, glioblastomas

  • Brain tumor surgery in deep and eloquent brain regions

  • Surgery and genetics of meningiomas and schwannomas

  • Neurofibromatosis

Professional Specialties

  • Neurosurgery