Dr. Shashin R. Desai, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 56

2200 W Eau Gallie Blvd Suite 202B
Melbourne, FL 32935
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Dr. Desai:

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Dr. Desai's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Wuesthoff Medical Center Rockledge
110 Longwood Avenue
Rockledge, FL 32955
Palm Bay Hospital
1425 Malabar Road North East
Palm Bay, FL 32907

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Desai

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Appointments & Offices

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Medical Associates Of Brevard
Medical Associates Of Brevard
2200 W Eau Gallie Blvd Suite 202B
Melbourne, FL 32935
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    Dr. Desai's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease, 1989
    • Internal Medicine, 1986
    • Interventional Cardiology, 2001
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Thrombolysis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Coarctation of the Aorta
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Desai

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Natal
    Graduated in 1981

    Internship Hospital

    Livingstone Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    St Marys Hospital
    Complete in 1986

    Fellowship Hospital

    Hartford Hospital
    Complete in 1990
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Complete in 1988
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Desai & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Desai's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 4 hospitals where Dr. Desai has admitting privileges:

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    • Wuesthoff Medical Center Rockledge

    • Holmes Regional Medical Center

    • Palm Bay Hospital

    • Wuesthoff Medical Center - Melbourne

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Desai

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desai to family and friends

    12 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Desai's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    12 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    12 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 11 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Desai
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    12 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    12 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    12 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    11 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Desai accepting new patients?

    If you are a new patient, please check with Dr. Desai before scheduling an appointment.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Medicare
    • Medico
    • MultiPlan
    • Simplifi
    • Tufts Health Plans
    • United Healthcare
    • WellCare
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    Office Locations

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    Medical Associates Of Brevard
    2200 W Eau Gallie Blvd Suite 202B
    Melbourne, FL 32935
    (321) 255-1500 (Office)
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