Dr. Kiran Patel of The Spine & Pain Institute of New York Joins NANS Board
02/19/2019 | 03:47pm EST
NEW YORK, Feb. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Spine & Pain Institute of New York congratulates Dr. Kiran V. Patel for her recent and first appointment to the Board of Directors of NANS, for a two-year term. Dr. Kiran Patel currently practices at The Spine & Pain Institute of New York.
Dr. Patel presents her latest findings on neuromodulation.
Dr. Patel is considered one of the pioneering neuromodulators in the field of interventional pain management by her peers. She is the President of the Women in Neuromodulation, NY chapter, a group geared to the advancement and education of female pain specialists. She is the Director of Neurosurgical Pain Management at Lenox Hill Hospital, part of the Northwell Health Systems, and is an Assistant Clinical Professor at Hofstra Medical School. She has lectured and proctors pain physicians nationally and internationally.
Her cutting edge research eared her top abstracts at the North American Neuromodulation Society 2019 meeting on Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation for low back and leg pain and for DRG stimulation for pelvic pain 18 month follow up. Her pivotal work on neuromodulation for pelvic pain was also presented at the both The International Pelvic Pain Society annual meeting and the College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists annual meeting in 2019.
Dr. Kenneth Chapman, also from The Spine and Pain Institute of New York, stated, "I cannot think of someone more deserving than Dr. Kiran Patel for this new role in the organization. She is a leader in interventional pain management, and neuromodulation in particular, and continues to advance the field, as well as the role of the female pain practitioner. I know she will excel in this position and ensure that NANS continues to drive forward."
Dr. Kiran Patel shared, "I have admired NANS as a member for many years and am delighted, therefore, to have been chosen to join leadership on the board. I greatly look forward to working with the other board members to achieve further success in the years to come."
About the North American Neuromodulation Society (NANS)
Strives to be the premier organization representing neuromodulation.
Promotes multidisciplinary collaboration among clinicians, scientists, engineers, and others to advance neuromodulation through education, research, innovation and advocacy.
Promotes and advances the highest quality patient care.