Sunil J. Patel, M.D.

Accepting New Patients

Accepting New Patients

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Degree M.D.
School Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Nagoya University (Japan)
Board Certification
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery
  • Spine Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Cancer - Brain & Spine Tumors
Clinical Interests
  • Spine disorders
  • Spine & spinal cord tumors
  • Acoustic tumors and other skull base lesions
  • Brain tumors
  • Meningioma
  • Skull base surgery
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Minimally invasive neurosurgery
Accepts New Patients Yes


University Hospital
171 Ashley Avenue
Charleston, SC 29425
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North Charleston Medical Pavilion
8992 University Boulevard
North Charleston, SC 29406
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Neurosurgery Murrells Inlet
4367 Riverwood Drive
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
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MUSC Health Neurosciences at Tidelands Health
4040 Highway 17 Bypass, Suite 306
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
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East Cooper Medical Pavilion
1600 Midtown Avenue
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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Dr. Sunil Patel is board certified in neurological surgery, with additional fellowship training in skull base surgery, cerebrovascular surgery, and microneurosurgery. He has been in practice for over 20 years and is currently the chair of neurosurgery at MUSC. He has special expertise in minimally invasive neurosurgery of the brain and spine and endoscopic spine surgery.