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Stavan Patel

Stavan Y. Patel, DDS, MD

Specialties
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Languages Spoken:
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Gujarati

Stavan Patel, D.D.S., M.D., is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon at Shriners Children's Shreveport. A graduate of Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, Dr. Patel attended dental school at Columbia University in New York, followed by medical school at LSU School of Medicine in Shreveport, Louisiana. He underwent residency training in oral and maxillofacial surgery at LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, followed by fellowships in head and neck surgery and cleft and craniofacial surgery at LSUHSC.

In 2016, Dr. Patel joined the cleft lip and palate team at Shriners Children's Shreveport. He has particular interests in reconstructive craniomaxillofacial and head and neck surgery, cleft surgery and dentoalveolar surgery. In addition to contributions to the cleft lip and palate team at Shriners Children's Shreveport, Dr. Patel also serves as the residency program director and assistant professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery/Head and Neck Surgery at LSU Health Shreveport.

Dr. Patel has a passion for humanitarian service, and has traveled internationally to provide care to patients with cleft and craniofacial conditions. He enjoys woodworking, gardening and spending quality time with wife Purna and son Ian.

Pediatric Care

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Board Certifications
  • American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery - General
Education and Training

Medical Education
Louisiana State University Medical Center
Shreveport, LA
5/31/2013

Internship
LSU Health Science Center
Shreveport, LA
United States of America
6/30/2014

Residency
LSU Health Science Center
Shreveport, LA
United States of America
6/30/2016

Fellowship
LSU Health Science Center
Shreveport, LA
United States of America
6/30/2019

Academic Positions and Locations

LSU Health Sciences Center
Assistant Professor

Leadership and Memberships
  • 2019-Present: Member, International Academy of Oral Oncology
  • 2019-Present: Member, British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • 2019-Present: Member, American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • 2018-Present: Member, International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • 2018-Present: Member, AO Craniomaxillofacial
  • 2018-Present: Member, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
Editorial Positions
  • 2018-Present: Editor, The Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal

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