Dr. Chandrakant Patel, MD, is an exceptionally hard working and experienced anesthesiologist featuring over 35 years of experience. He is currently working at McBride Surgical Center in Woodland Park, New Jersey. Dr. Patel has the added distinction of certification with the American Board of Anesthesiology, and has worked as a volunteer for many nonprofit organizations. Dr. Patel is particularly passionate about working with Healing the Children, which is a non profit organization that provides access to medical care for children in need all around the world. Dr. Patel was born in Uganda, received his education at Gandhi Medical College, followed by internship and residency training from the prestigious New York University.
Education and Training
Gandhi Medical College
American Board of Anesthesiology- Anesthesiology
Dr. Chandrakant M. Patel M.D.'s Expert Contributions
Yes as your son is only three years old he cannot stay still for the procedure so its advisable to give him anesthesia and keep him from moving. READ MORE
I dont think so. it doesnt matter whether its one or two or three. it should be no consequenses READ MORE
Depending upon what medications were given and the route of administration. Most of the medications stay roughly 48-72 hours in the system. Drink more fluids to get rid of it. Thanks. READ MORE
Local anesthesia is better than general anesthesia as there are less side effects and you will feel much better after local ansethesia. READ MORE
Yes, you can visit pain doctor and get epidural shots in your back. READ MORE
I believe thats the best treatment plan READ MORE
The sleeping medication can potentiate the effect of anesthesia medications READ MORE
You should get yourself examined along with MRI and X-rays of your back. READ MORE
It is better to stop the medication for at least 72 hours. READ MORE
I am having a painful sensation around my tailbone after a blood patch was done. What could be the reason?
You might have developed hematoma, get checked that is not the case. READ MORE
That's fine. You should not worry about that. READ MORE
General anesthesia can give you nausea and vomiting READ MORE
It is better to stop for two weeks READ MORE
It is better to postpone for a few days. You don't need more problems with anesthesia meds. READ MORE
Yes it does have a numbing effect on the mucous membrane READ MORE
Change your shoes and don't wear high heel shoes READ MORE
That's normal, and let your anesthesiologist know so he can give an anti emetic med. READ MORE
Check it out that you are not getting infected. READ MORE
You might be losing electrolytes READ MORE
You better get checked that you don't have any complications from the laproscopic procedures. READ MORE
Areas of expertise and specialization
- New York University
- New York University; Bellevue Hospital Center, Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center
Professional Society Memberships
- American Society of Anesthesiologists, New Jersey State Society of Anesthesiologists
Articles and Publications
- Various Publications
What do you attribute your success to?
- He is dedicated to his profession. Born and raised in Uganda, and does a lot of volunteering with children.
- Volunteers with Healing the Children, an international non profit organization.
- Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center
Dr. Chandrakant M. Patel M.D.'s Practice location
Englewood, New Jersey 07631 Get Direction
HARRINGTON PARK, NJ 07640 Get Direction
Ridgefield, NJ 07657 Get Direction
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