Dr. Sujal Patel, MD; Oasis Orthopedic and Spine, Glen Rock, NJ.

Sujal P. Patel, MD, FAAOS

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSURE:

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery Certified

USMLE Step 1

USMLE Step 2

USMLE Step 3

New York Medical License

New Jersey Medical License

Texas Medical License (inactive)

YEARS IN PRACTICE:

7

SPECIALTIES:

Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Spine Surgery

FELLOWSHIPS & PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

North American Spine Society

New Jersey Orthopaedic Society

American Medical Association

Eastern Orthopaedic Association

Orthopaedic Trauma Association – Resident Member

AO Trauma – Resident Member

BIO:

Dr. Patel earned his medical doctorate from New York Medical College after graduating from Rutgers University with high honors in 3 years.  Dr. Patel completed his 5-year orthopedic surgery residency at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center/Seton Hall University. During his final year of residency, Dr. Patel served as chief resident, where he led the day-to-day organization of the program and mentored junior residents. He then further specialized in spine surgery by completing a fellowship at the renowned Texas Back Institute, one of the first facilities in the United States to successfully perform a total disc replacement.

During his time at Texas Back Institute, Dr. Patel trained under internationally recognized spine surgeons, learning minimally invasive and robotic spine surgery, motion preserving artificial disc replacement of the cervical and lumbar spine, spine trauma, complex scoliosis, and tumor surgery. He also trained with world-renowned spine surgeons from Germany, enhancing his expertise in endoscopically assisted spine surgery.

Dr. Patel is a board certified orthopedic surgeon and is recognized as a Fellow of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons. Dr. Patel has published multiple articles in peer-reviewed journals, presented at national conferences, and is an active member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and the North American Spine Society.

EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT:

Texas Back Institute, Plano, TX | Fellow – Spine Surgery

Seton Hall University, Paterson, NJ | St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center | Resident – Orthopedic Surgery

Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ | Resident – Orthopedic Oncology

Nemours/A.I. duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE | Resident – Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY | Doctor of Medicine

Rutgers Universit, New Brunswick, NJ | B.A., Biological Sciences – Magna Cum Laude

PUBLICATIONS:

Spine and Lower Extremity Kinematics During Gait in Patients with Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy
Haddas R, Patel S, Arakal R, Akwasi B, Belanger B, Ju K
The Spine Journal. 2018.

Effect of Cervical Decompression Surgery on Gait in Adult Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy Patients
Haddas R, Ju K, Patel S, Arakal R, Akwasi B, Belanger B
The Spine Journal. 2017.

Altered Ground Reaction Forces in Adult Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy Compared to Controls
Haddas R, Ju K, Patel S, Belanger B, Arakal R
The Spine Journal. 2017.

Does Antibiotic-Loaded Bone Graft Used in Scoliosis Surgery Lead to Superbugs?
Patel S, Pourtaheri S, Stadler C, Shah S
The Spine Journal. 2015.

Can Minimally Invasive Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusions Be Safely Performed as an Outpatient Procedure
Emami A, Pourtaheri S, Shafa E, Patel S, Sinha K, Issa K, Faloon M, Hwang K
The Spine Journal. 2014.

Management Strategies for Total Hip Arthroplasty in Sickle Cell Anemia Patients
Patel Y, Szczech B, Patel S, Issa K, Kapadia B, Mont M
Journal of Long-Term Effects of Medical Implants. 2014.

Outcomes of Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty in the Morbidly Obese Patients
Issa K, McElroy M, Pourtaheri S, Patel S, Jauregui J, Mont M
Journal of Long-Term Effects of Medical Implants. 2013.

PRESENTATIONS & RESEARCH:

Altered Ground Reaction Forces in Adult Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy Compared to Controls
Podium Presentation – Best Paper Session: North American Spine Society Annual Meeting, (NASS 2017)

Effect of Cervical Decompression Surgery on Biomechanics on Neuromuscular Control during Gait in Adult Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy Patients
Podium Presentation: South Central American Society of Biomechanics, (SCASB 2017)

Can Minimally Invasive Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusions Be Safely Performed as an Outpatient Procedure
Podium Presentation: North American Spine Society Annual Meeting, (NASS 2014)
Podium Presentation: Society of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, (SMISS 2014)

Does Antibiotic-Loaded Bone Graft Used in Scoliosis Surgery Lead to Superbugs
Poster Presentation: Scoliosis Research Society, (SRS 2014)
Podium Presentation: Eastern Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, (EOA 2014)
Poster Presentation: 25th Annual Research Colloquium – Seton Hall University School of Health and Medical Sciences.
Poster Presentation: North American Spine Society Annual Meeting, (NASS 2015)

Tibial Non-Union Following Radiation Necrosis
Resident Podium Presentation: New Jersey Orthopaedic Society Annual meeting, 2014

Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Impairs Functional Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Total Hip Arthroplasty
Poster Presentation: 24th Annual Research Colloquium – Seton Hall University School of Health and Medical Sciences.

Metal Allergy in Total Knee Arthroplasty
Resident Podium Presentation: New Jersey Orthopaedic Society Annual meeting, 2013
Poster Presentation: 23rd Annual Research Colloquium – Seton Hall University School of Health and Medical Sciences.

Prediction of Osteonecrosis Following Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Talus Fractures
Podium Presentation: American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Meeting, 2010

Cellular Source and Signaling Pathways by which T/HS Lymph Induces Nitric Oxide Production by Alveolar Macrophages
Poster Presentation: New York Medical College, Medical Students Research Forum, 2008
Poster Presentation: Thirtieth Annual Conference on Shock, 2007

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