Pravin K. Patel, MD

Attending Physician, Plastic Surgery; Associate Professor of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Special Interests

Deformities of the skull and facial bones, craniofacial surgery/maxillofacial surgery, complex reconstruction that involves working with neurosurgery, ENT, ophthalmology and dentistry, craniomaxillofacial research focusing on imaging/bioengineering

Biographical Information

Professional Organizations

American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Society of Plastic Surgeons

Medical School

Hahnemann University School of Medicine, 1985

Postgraduate Training

Fellowship in craniofacial surgery, University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine, 1994; Residency in plastic and reconstructive surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, 1993; Fellowship in plastic surgery research, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, 1990; Residency in general surgery, Mayo Clinic and Graduate School of Medicine, 1989


Board certified in: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery