Hitika Patel joined IGEA Brain & Spine as a Physician Assistant in August 2017. She received her bachelor’s degree in Biology from Rutgers University in 2012 with a minor in Nutrition. In December of 2015, she graduated from University of Maryland Eastern Shore and received her Masters of Science in Physician Assistant with an interest in Neurosurgery. Before coming to IGEA Brain & Spine she worked as a neurosurgery PA for a year and a half in a hospital and ICU setting. During her free time, Hitika enjoys traveling the world, spending time with family and friends, and writing.