Dr. Tushar Ch. Patel

Dr. Tushar Ch. Patel

Orthopedic Surgeon at OrthoVirginia

Meet Dr. Tushar Ch. Patel

Dr. Tushar Ch. Patel earned his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He completed his orthopedic surgeon residency at George Washington University Medical Center in Washington, DC. Before joining OrthoVirginia (formerly Commonwealth Orthopaedics) in 2000, Dr. Patel served as Chief of the Section of Spine Surgery and as Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedics at Yale University.

Dr. Patel is a pioneer in disc replacement surgery in the Washington D.C. area, and specializes in complex cervical spine surgery and minimally invasive spinal procedures- an area of orthopaedics for which he as developed special tools and instruments. Additionally, Dr. Patel is internationally-renowned as a researcher in the field of tissue regeneration as it applies to spinal surgery. He holds six patents for spinal implants that make spinal surgery safer and improve patient outcomes.

Dr. Tushar Patel is a member of OrthoVirginia.

Directions to our primary location in

Mclean, VA

How Dr. Tushar Ch. Patel Can Help You


  • Orthopedic Surgeon


  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arm Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Cervical Neck Surgery
  • Foot Drop
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Disorders
  • Neck Pain
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis


  • Anterior / Posterior Lumbar Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Corpectomy
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy / Decompression
  • Anterior Cervical Fusion
  • Artificial Disc Replacement - Cervical
  • Bone Graft Substitutes
  • Cervical Spine Fusion Instrumentation
  • Dynamic lumbar stabilization
  • Interspinous process spacers
  • Laminectomy / Decompression Surgery
  • Laminoplasty
  • Lumbar Spine Fusion Instrumentation
  • Microdiscectomy / Microdecompression
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Posterior Cervical Decompression
  • Posterior Cervical Discectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Foraminotomy
  • Posterolateral Lumbar Fusion
  • Reconstructive / Revision Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • TLIF (transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion)

Accolades for Dr. Tushar Ch. Patel

Professional Distinctions

  • Fellowship trained, Spinal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Section Editor, "Orthopedics Knowledge Update", American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Professional Affiliations

  • North American Spine Society
  • Cervical Spine Research Society
  • Eastern Orthopaedic Association

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified, Orthopaedic Surgery


  • 2017 “Top Doctor” Northern Virginia Magazine

Office Information for Dr. Tushar Ch. Patel

8180 Greensboro Drive
Suite 300
McLean, VA 22102
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Primary Location:

8180 Greensboro Drive
Suite 300
McLean, VA 22102

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Profile last updated: March 19, 2017. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.