Delmarva Pain and Spine Center

Pain Management Physicians located in Newark, DE


Learn More


Telemedicine Visits Now Available for New and Existing Patients!

Call us to schedule or request an appointment here.


It’s time to do something! Don’t wait any longer and request an appointment with our team today!

Submit Request

For New Patients

If you’ve already scheduled your first appointment with us, save time in our office by printing and filling out your new patient paperwork beforehand!

Download Forms

Refer to Us

If you’d like to refer a patient to us, please fax or email us the completed referral form provided here. We appreciate the opportunity to share in the care of your patients!

Download Referral Form

Pay Bill

We now accept payments for statements online! If you'd like to pay your bill electronically, please use the link below!

Make A Payment


About Dr. Patel 

Shachi Patel, MD, is a double board-certified interventional pain management physician and the owner of Delmarva Pain and Spine Center in Newark, Delaware. She is an astute, patient-focused physician who offers multimodal treatment plans to address a wide range of pain conditions. 

Dr. Patel earned her doctor of medicine at the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine in Hershey, Pennsylvania. She went on to complete her anesthesiology residency at Harvard Medical School – Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. She continued her subspecialty training in acute and chronic pain management at Weill Cornell Medical Center and Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City.  Dr. Patel is a down-to-earth and thoughtful physician. Attentive to patients’ individual needs, she believes that personalized care and combined therapies provide a focused approach that brings the best results and quality of life. 

At Delmarva Pain and Spine Center, Dr. Patel treats a variety of pain conditions, including complex regional pain syndrome, neuropathy, and arthritis, with innovative therapies. She performs epidural and facet joint injections, trigger point injections, and joint injections. Dr. Patel also provides radiofrequency ablation, spinal cord stimulation, and regenerative medicine. 

Dr. Patel and the team at Delmarva Pain and Spine Center welcome new patients and accept most insurance plans. Appointments are available by calling Delmarva Pain and Spine Center or booking online. 



What we offer

Key Treatments We Offer & Conditions We Treat

Opioid Statement

While there are particular medications that we are willing to prescribe, we WILL NOT write more than what is recommended by the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines. Furthermore, we will only prescribe under circumstances where a patient’s pathology warrants their use, the patient satisfies specific criteria, the patient has failed other lower risk treatment options, and maintains strict compliance to the provisions of our opioid contract.

Please note that we will not prescribe opioids on the initial visit and subsequent refills will not be provided without an office visit.

Read More

The Delmarva Pain and Spine Center has specific network agreements with many insurance carriers and plans, but not all. We are in-network with the most common commercial insurance policies and managed Medicaid plans offered in the State of Delaware. If you need any information to complete this verification, please feel free to call our office.

BlueCross BlueShield
Motor Vehicle
United Healthcare
Workers Compensation

Connect With Us on Social Media


4 Ways to Manage a Sciatica Flare-up
4 Ways to Manage a Sciatica Flare-up

When sciatica strikes, it may ruin your day, week, or even month until it calms down – but what else can you do? Read on to learn four excellent tips to manage a sciatica flare-up and when to seek professional treatment.

5 Important Reasons to Up Your Fiber Intake

Nutrition is an essential aspect of health and well-being, especially when it comes to eating fiber. Read on to discover five vital reasons to up your fiber intake for optimal health and some weight loss.


Words from our patients

  • Yelp

    "Dr. Patel is a force of nature. She is relentlessly upbeat and positive. Her staff is courteous and kind."

    Regina I.
  • Yelp

    "I haven't enough superlatives to speak to Dr. Patel's encouraging, supportive manner."

    Jane B.
  • Google

    "Dr. Patel is wonderful! She’s patient and kind, explains new treatment options thoroughly, and answers all my husband’s questions (he asks a lot)!"

    Mary L.


Delmarva Pain and Spine Center
1 Centurian Dr., Suite 110
Newark, DE 19713
Phone: 302-355-0900
Fax: 302-355-0901

Office Hours

Get in touch