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Jay J Patel M.D.

(714) 634-4567
Primary Specialties
  • Orthopedic Surgery
Area of Expertise
  • Hip
  • Knee
Address
280 South Main Street, Suite 200
Orange, CA 92868
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Education & Training

Medical Education - Stanford University School of Medicine (Medical Doctor)
Internship - UC Irvine Medical Center (Orthopaedic Surgery)
Residency - UC Irvine Medical Center (Orthopaedic Surgery)
Fellowship - Hospital for Special Surgery (Adult Reconstructive Surgery)

Accepted Health Plans

Please verify with your health plan and/or physician’s office.
  • Aetna PPO
  • Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Prudent Buyer PPO
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry/First Health
  • Health Net PPO
  • ChoiceCare/Humana
  • Interplan PPO
  • Medicare
  • United Healthcare PPO
For HMO plan participation please call physician's office.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Physician Bio

Jay Patel, M.D., is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in Total Joint Replacement and Adult Reconstructive Surgery. His area of expertise includes both primary and revision surgical procedures of the hip and knee. He also brings expertise in new surgical techniques including minimally invasive surgical procedures, anterior approach hip replacement surgery, computer navigation, as well as robotic joint replacement.

Dr. Patel earned his Bachelor’s degree in Biochemical Sciences from Harvard University where he graduated Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa. He then went on to earn both a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and his Medical Doctorate from Stanford University.

While at Stanford, Dr. Patel was actively involved in research pertaining to computer navigation systems for joint replacement surgery and also assisted in designing multiple orthopedic surgical devices as a member of the Stanford Biodesign Innovation Program.
He subsequently completed his Orthopaedic Surgical Residency at the University of California, Irvine, under the guidance of Dr. Robert Gorab and Dr. Steven Barnett. After residency he completed a fellowship in Adult Reconstruction, Arthritis, and Joint Replacement Surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York City. This institution was recently voted the #1 rated Orthopaedic Hospital in the nation according to US News and World Report. While at HSS, Dr. Patel trained under several world renowned orthopedic surgeons including Drs. Chitranjan Ranawat, Thomas Sculco, and Eduardo Salvati.

Dr. Patel is an active member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. He has published on multiple areas of orthopedic research, including computer navigation systems for total joint replacement, revision of complex hip and knee replacement surgery and orthopedic clinical outcomes.

He enjoys spending time with his wife and young child as well as cycling, hiking, and skiing.