Dr. Neal Patel, DPM obtained his bachelor’s degree from Indiana University Bloomington. He earned his medical degree from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine – KSUCPM. Dr. Patel then completed his foot and ankle surgical residency at Jesse Brown Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Chicago, IL where he served as Chief Resident. His training involved comprehensive surgical and non-surgical management of various lower extremity conditions with an emphasis on advanced wound care, amputation prevention, deformity correction, diabetic limb salvage, and infection management. During his residency, he participated in clinical research with scientific presentations at multiple surgical and wound care conferences. Upon completion of his residency, he relocated to Southern California in order to further his training in limb preservation under the tutelage of Dr. David Pougatsch and Dr. SomKohanzadeh. During his free time, Dr. Patel enjoys watching his Indiana sports teams, running, outdoor activities, and trying cultural cuisine. He is excited to be apart and serve the Los Angeles community.