Deepak Patel, MD, FACSM, FAAFP
Director of Sports Medicine, Rush-Copley Family Medicine Residency; Assistant Professor, Rush Medical College
Assembly Sessions – Musculoskeletal: Degenerative Joint Disease, CME090, CME091; Musculoskeletal: Imaging Modalities for the Musculoskeletal System, CME102, CME103
A past AAFP Scientific Assembly presenter, Dr. Patel practices family medicine and sports medicine in Aurora and Yorkville, IL. His specialty topics include imaging, concussions, stress fractures, osteoarthritis, joint examinations, pediatric overuse injuries, knee pain, and exercise recommendations, as well as evidence-based medicine. He is a fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine. He says that staying current with medical advances and with evidence-based medicine is the most challenging aspect of family medicine.