Our Medical Team Kentucky
Shiraz K. Patel, M.D.
Dr. Shiraz K. Patel is a native of Chicago, IL. He graduated from Carleton College in Northfield, MN and medical school at University of Minnesota School of Medicine. In 1998, he finished his orthopedic surgery residency at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Patel completed a fellowship in Adult Joint Reconstruction and Trauma in Minneapolis, Minnesota. HIs primary focus is in Minimally Invasive Hip and Knee Replacements as well as Quadriceps - Sparing Knee Replacements. He specializes in Anterior Supine Hip Replacements which is a new technology he brought to this region upon his arrival in 2007. His fellowship training allows him to be one of the few able to treat complex Total Knee and Hip Revisions.
In 2011, Dr. Patel was nationally recognized as being one of the top 70 hip surgeons in the United States by Becker's Orthopedic Review. Dr. Patel was voted Favorite Orthopaedic Doctor for 2013 by Paducah Sun readers.
He has been performing Total Joint Replacements since 1999 and has established a patient specific Joint Replacement Class at Lourdes Hospital.
His enthusiasm for restoring a person's function and relieving pain is evident through his compassionate interaction with patients.
Dr. Patel is on active staff at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah, Kentucky. He is Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Medical Association, Kentucky Medical Association, and the McCracken County Medical Association.
Paducah, Kentucky 42001