Dr. Akash J. PatelUSA
Baylor College of Medicine
Current Position
2021 to present Residency Program Director, Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine
2020 to present Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine
2014 to present Director, Brain Tumor Surgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine
Academic Experiences
2014 - presentDirector, Brain Tumor Surgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine
2021 - presentResidency Program Director, Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine
Professional Experiences
2014 - 2020Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine
Specialty & Expertise
Neurosurgical Oncology
Skull Base Surgery
About Me
Akash Patel is an Associate Professor, Residency Program Director and Director of Brain Tumor Surgery in the Department of Neurosurgery at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Patel specializes in skull base oncology and has a particular interest in the treatment of meningiomas and schwannomas. Dr. Patel has an NIH funded laboratory studying the molecular underpinnings of meningioma. Dr. Patel is on the Executive Committee of the Congress of Neurologic Surgeons, serves as Co-Chair of the Education Committee of the CNS, and serves on the Board of the CNS Foundation.