Anup D. Patel, MD

Anup Patel

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Anup D. Patel, MD, is Section Chief of Pediatric Neurology at Nationwide Children’s and Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics and Neurology at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. He completed pediatric training at the University of South Florida, a child neurology residency at Vanderbilt University, and a clinical neurophysiology fellowship at Nationwide Children’s and The Ohio State University College of Medicine.

He is board certified in neurology with special qualifications in child neurology, neurophysiology and epilepsy. He is an associate medical director for Partners for Kids and director of the Complex Epilepsy Clinic. His clinical interests include quality improvement, healthcare utilization research and complex epilepsy.

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Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Teacher of the Year, Child Neurology Residency, 2013
  • Teacher of the Year, Child Neurology Residency, 2012
  • Listed, Best Doctors in America
  • Associate Editor, The Journal of Child Neurology
  • Councilor for the Section on Clinical Neurophysiology, American Academy of Neurology
  • Associate Director, Child Neurology Residency Program
  • Associate Medical Director, Partners for Kids
  • Member, Child Neurology Society
  • Member, American Epilepsy Society
  • Member of the Pediatric Content Committee, American Epilepsy Society
  • Member, American Medical Association
  • Member of the Electronic Media Committee, Child Neurology Society
  • Member, American Academy of Neurology
  • Member of the Quality and Safety Subcommittee, American Academy of Neurology

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 05/06/2011

Board Certifications
  • Child Neurology
  • Clinical Neuropsychology
  • Epilepsy
  • Neurology
Fellowship Nationwide Children's Hospital Date Completed: 04/30/2011
Residency Vanderbilt University Medical Center Date Completed: 06/30/2006
Residency University of South Florida Date Completed: 06/30/2003
Medical School Wright State University School of Medicine Date Completed: 06/10/2000
Research Funding
Nationwide Children's Hospital Foundation

Epilepsy and Smart Watch Project, Principal Investigator

Cornell University Joan and Sanford I Weill Medical College / Pediatric Epilepsy Research Foundation

Comparative Effectiveness Research for Infantile Spasms, Principal Investigator

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Meet Anup Patel, MD: Section Chief, Neurology

Dr. Anup Patel is very proud to be the Section Chief for Neurology at Nationwide Children's Hospital. His biggest accomplishment is the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center. "For Epilepsy care, it's the most unique model that is out there in the U.S. It's a model a lot of folks in other institutions are trying to emulate," Patel said. Go behind the scenes with Dr. Patel to learn more about what we're doing to help kids with neurological disorders.