Markand J. Patel MD is a Health First pain management physician. Dr. Patel completed his Fellowship in Interventional Pain Management and his Residency in Anesthesiology at Henry Ford Hospital – Wayne State University in Detroit, MI. He earned his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at Government Medical College – M.S. University in Baroda, Gujarat, India.
Before his tenure with Health First, Dr. Patel worked as an interventional pain physician for the Interventional Pain Center with three locations in Raleigh, NC. He also served as an emergency medical officer, a research co-investigator and a volunteer medical officer in India. He has special interest in chronic pain, cancer pain, neuropathic pain, spinal cord stimulation, and trigeminal neuralgia.

Area of Expertise

Cancer Pain, Chronic Pain, Neuropathic Pain, Spinal Cord Stimulation, Trigeminal Neuralgia


Henry Ford Hospital – Wayne State University (Interventional Pain Management) Detroit, MI

Internship and Residency

Henry Ford Hospital – Wayne State University (Anesthesiology) Detroit, MI


Government Medical College – M.S. University, Baroda, Gujarat, India


American Society of Anesthesiology, Florida Society of Anesthesiology, American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, American Society of Regional Anesthesia, American Medical Association, Spine Intervention Society