Akash J. Patel, M.D.

Associate Professor
Baylor College of Medicine

Akash J. Patel, M.D. Photo

Position

Address

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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Certifications

  • Diplomate
    American Board of Neurological Surgeons

Education

  • BA from Rice University
    Houston, Texas United States

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

Language

  • 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

Physician Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Professional Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Memberships

  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
    01/2007

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
    01/2007

  • Texas Association of Neurological Surgeons
    01/2008

  • North American Skull Base Society
    01/2017