Amar A. Patel, MD is an orthopaedic surgeon with a special interest in hand, wrist, and elbow. He graduated from the Pennsylvania State University and obtained his medical degree from Thomas Jefferson University. He completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital, where he learned advances techniques in traumatic and sports- related injuries. He completed advanced training in hand and upper extremity surgery at the Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center. Dr. Patel currently practices at the South County Orthopaedic Specialists in Orange County, California. He is an avid sports fan and has been a fantasy sports participant for over 15 years.