Raj Patel, M.D.
Austin Pain Doctor, Capitol Pain Institute
Dr. Raj Patel is dual trained in Interventional Pain Management and Anesthesiology. He completed his Anesthesiology residency and Pain Management fellowship at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. Dr. Patel received his medical degree and completed a surgical internship at Thomas Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. While at Rush University, he trained directly under national thought-leaders in pain medicine, honing a diverse skillset ranging from joint injections and radiofrequency ablations to advanced procedures such as spinal cord and dorsal root ganglion stimulation, indirect spinal decompression, and percutaneous joint fusion. Dr. Patel aims to, first, listen and understand his patients’ ailments, and then work to create a treatment plan that best suits each patient. Recognizing the nuances and challenges of treating chronic pain, he believes in a patient-first and evidence-based approach to pain management.