Dr. Neil Patel, MD
Medical Director, Collective Primary Care
Dr. Neil Patel, MD, is the Medical Director of Collective Primary Care and a key member of the care team for members of the Freelancers Medical program. Neil is a skilled family doctor and is passionate about understanding his patients' unique stories so he can guide them toward ideal health. He received his medical education across the Hudson at New Jersey Medical School before training in family medicine at Boston University.
In his work, Neil draws on his varied experiences caring for patients in places as different as Atlantic City, Las Vegas, Lesotho, and India. Neil helped open the Special Care Center in Atlantic City, where he worked with the hotel workers' union to improve the care and health of its members with the most serious health conditions. There, he played a key role in advancing the care model that Collective Primary Care now provides.