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Parag Patil, MD, PhD

  • Young Friends of the Taubman Institute Emerging Scholar

  • Assistant Professor Neurosurgery, Anesthesiology, and Biomedical Engineering

  • Co-Director, Movement Disorders Program and Psychiatric Neuromodulation Program

Dr. Patil is a neurosurgeon with clinical expertise in deep brain stimulation therapies for movement disorders and depression and surgical therapies for neurological conditions. In the laboratory, he is using engineering, imaging,and operative techniques to study deep brain stimulation treatments in order to develop the next generation of future brain pacemaker devices. He also works with Dr. Eva Feldman in the first-ever stem cell trial for patients with ALS.