Dr. Amar Patel

Interventional Pain Specialist
9351 Grant St Suite 490, Thornton, CO 80229

About Dr. Patel

Dr. Patel is a native of Southern California and completed his training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA where he acted as Chief Resident. This was followed by a completion of an Interventional Pain Fellowship at the University of Alabama in Birmingham, AL through the Department of Anesthesiology. Dr. Patel brings a diverse array of clinical training and experience to the Premier Spine & Pain Institute’s core team. He cares deeply about his patients and prides himself–and his staff–on creating an inviting, empathetic pain care experience.

Expert in chronic pain treatment and spinal stimulation

Dr. Patel has performed over 500 spinal cord stimulator procedures for chronic back pain, leg pain, and chronic regional pain syndrome (CRPS). In this video, Dr. Patel goes over the basics of spinal cord stimulation and explains how advances in stimulator technology are changing the way physicians treat chronic pain.

Education & Training

A brief overview of this providers education and training.

Medical School | Doctor of Medicine
Saba University School of Medicine | Caribbean Netherlands
Residency | Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Emory University | Atlanta, GA
Fellowship | Interventional Pain Management
University of Alabama in Birmingham | Birmingham, AB


A few reasons this provider is uniquely qualified to treat your issue.

Board certified in Pain Medicine

Completed a fellowship in interventional pain management.

#1 Reviews in Denver

Dr. Patel has over 100 5-star reviews on Google, and the number is growing by the day.

Expert in spinal cord stimulation (SCS)

Has completed hundreds of spinal cord stimulator implantations.

Insurance accepted

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Most private payers

This provider accepts most private insurances.


This provider accepts Medicare.


This provider accepts Medicaid.

Work comp

This provider accepts workers’ compensation.

Patient reviews

Here are a few reviews from grateful patients.

January 2020
He is by far the best pain doc I have ever had and I have been to several and Dr. Patel and Dr. Dave are the best by they are out in front running as far as I am concerned they are the best.
December 2019
The team at Premier Spine treated me with understanding and respect. They have been very helpful in helping me find the right treatment options best suited to me.
December 2019
Dr. Patel and his staff do a fantastic job. My back pain has been significantly reduced as a result of treatments I have received under his care. I would highly recommend his practice if you suffer from any type of chronic pain.

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Primary Location

9351 Grant St Suite 490, Thornton, CO 80229
7913 Allison Way Ste 201, Arvada, CO 80005

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Keep learning…

Take the spinal cord stimulation quiz

This 30-second quiz will help you understand if you are a candidate for spinal cord stimulation.

Chronic Pain 101

Learn about chronic pain and the various treatments that can help manage it, including spinal cord stimulation.

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